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Who Gets What — and Why: The New Economics of Matchmaking and Market Design
[Preface/Warning: This is a long-ago unfinished review, but, in light of Lloyd Shapley's recent deat...
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The Legends Club: Dean Smith, Mike Krzyzewski, Jim Valvano, and an Epic College Basketball Rivalry
I'm a bit rusty in the art of reviewing books right now, and, though this may not mark a triumphant ...
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Fantasy Sports-Loving Audiobook Fans Rejoice!
If, like yours truly, you're a lover of fantasy sports (football & basketball for this kid) as well ...
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Future Crimes: Everything Is Connected, Everyone Is Vulnerable, and What We Can Do About It
I don't usually read books (non-fiction or otherwise) over extended periods of time. And, if not for...
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The Garden of Fantasy Flora: 80 Plants from Fiction
Welcome to the “Garden of Fantasy Flora” (by Ava's Flowers). Here, you'll witness a bewildering arra...
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Nation of Enemies: A Thriller
Full disclosure: I know the author. (Yeah, I'm kind of a big deal.) However, my persistent resistanc...
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Tinseltown: Murder, Morphine, and Madness at the Dawn of Hollywood
Self-righteous parents blaming the media for society's moral decay; young starlets vying for the att...
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Private Vegas & High-Roller James Patterson
If the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results*...
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The Last Child
Think Sling Blade meets Mystic River with a touch of A Prayer for Owen Meany. All three are among my...
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You Can Read Anyone (or how to be the creepiest creep in creepdom)
I spend the majority of my time working with computers, and (with the exception of a system glitch h...
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