Category Archives: Recommendations

You don’t have to speak Norwegian to know this guy is talking about Joy

Just try to watch this video without smiling. You don’t have to speak Norwegian to follow the story. There’s an element of joy that’s simply contagious from the tone of the man’s voice and expressions on the man’s face. If … Continue reading

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Amsterdam: A History of the World’s Most Liberal City

I recently finished Russell Shorto’s book Amsterdam: A History of the World’s Most Liberal City. It was recommended to me by my friend Claire, and I’m thankful to her for the tip. I appreciated the book for its subject matter, … Continue reading

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