Reading ‘City of a Hundred Fires’ mostly brought to my attention how ill-equipped I am to really read poetry intelligibly.
Sometimes persistence pays off in the form of a series you didn’t really like starting to be enjoyable finally.
I’ve been concerned about the problem of automation for years, and considered a universal basic income a solution. This book is a much larger look at the issue.
Sometimes giving an author a second chance really pays off.
Some ‘classics’ just aren’t worth anyone’s time.
If nothing else, this book wins all the internet points for putting in a “Leroy Jenkins” reference.
“The Coddling of the American Mind” might be the next book in the series of doom-saying prophecy, or it may have some actual valid points.
I was initially concerned that, not knowing anything about Star Trek, much of the point of this book would be lost. That wasn’t the case.
There is a very little I can say about this short of ‘please go read it’
Makers by Cory Doctorow really seems to cement the point that Doctorow just really hates the Disney corporation.