Sunday, January 11, 2015

2015 Readings/Media

We are heavily influenced by various stimuli, so I wanted to keep track of the various words and pictures flowing through my head. I'll collect the majority of them here, updating throughout the year.

Business Adventures: Twelve Classic Tales from the World of Wall Street by John Brooks 
*Bad Pharma: How Drug Companies Mislead Doctors and Harm Patients by Ben Goldacre
All-Star Superman by Grant Morrison, Frank Quitely, and Jamie Grant
Eat That Frog!: 21 Great Ways to Stop Procrastinating&Get More Done in Less Time by Brian Tracy
How Google Works by
Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg
Pyongyang by Guy Delisle 
A History of Thailand by Christopher Baker, Chris Baker, and Pasuk Phongpaichit 
*What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions by Randall Monroe 
Hun Sen's Cambodia by Sebastian Strangio
*The Most Good You Can Do by Peter Singer (twice) 
The Effective Altruism Handbook (ed Ryan Carey)
Shenzhen by Guy Delisle
Accelerando by Charles Stoss 
*Oglaf (book one) by Doug Bayne and Trudy Cooper
**Doing Good Better: How Effective Altruism can help you make a Difference by William MacAskill (twice)
Batman and Psychology : A Dark and Stormy Knight by Travis Langley 
Oglaf (book two) by Doug Bayne and Trudy Cooper
*Dataclysm by Christian Rudder
The Children Act by Ian McEwan
Holy Sh*t by Melissa Mohr
Superman For Tomorrow by Azzarello, Jim Lee, and Scott Williams
Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari
Brief Candle in the Dark: My Life in Science by Richard Dawkins
The Undercover Economist by Tim Hartford
Dad is Fat by Jim Gaffigan
Child Solider: When Boys and Girls are Used in War by Michel Chikwanine, Jessica Dee Humphreys, and Claudia Davila (illustrator)

47 Ronin
All-Star Superman
Sin City
Enough Said
Sex Tape
Edge of Tomorrow
The Spectacular Now
Justice League: Throne of Atlantis
Batman vs. Robin
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
Expendables 3
The Interview
Jupiter Ascending
Mad Max: Fury Road
Ex Machina
Guardians of the Galaxy
Superman vs. The Elite
Star Wars IV
Star Wars V
Star Wars I
Star Wars II
Avengers: Age of Ultron
The Death of Superman Lives: What Happened?
Star Wars III
San Andreas
Star Wars VI
Straight Outta Compton
Pom Poko
Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation

The Daily Show (Stewart and Noah)
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Sonic Highways
Modern Family
Arrow (sigh)
Last Week Tonight
Bieber Roast
Better Call Saul
Lip Sync Battle
Grace and Frankie
Simpsons (season five)
True Detective
Big Bang Theory
Mr. Robot
Ray Donovan (S1, S2, S3)
The Late Show with Colbert
Rick and Morty (S1, S2)
Fresh Off the Boat
Key and Peele (S1, S2)
Attack on Titan

The Agenda
Planet Money
The Current
CBC's Ideas
Hardcore History
The National - At Issue
Infinite Monkey Cage
Canada Land
Under the Influence
Philosophy Bites
99% Invisible
The Reality Check