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NerdAbsurd Flashback: John M. Barry

In December, we’re running some of our best podcast interviews. Check out this oldie by goodie: On this podcast, we speak with author, John M. Barry, about the erosion of land from the Louisiana coast.  This erosion impacts Louisiana residents, who are susceptible to future storm surfers during hurricanes that might otherwise have been dispelled by the additional landmass. John was part of a committee dedicated to protecting Louisiana’s coastline Read More...

NerdAbsurd Flashback: James Altucher

In December, we’re running some of our best podcast interviews. Check out this oldie by goodie: On this episode, Nick and Virginia talk to James Altucher, the author “Choose Yourself.”  James is a renaissance man who has made and lost a fortune twice; he’s now an investor who sits on the board of several companies and writes about his experiences on his popular blog.  His Daily Practice of eating right, Read More...

NerdAbsurd Special: Expect More by David Lankes (Chapter 8)

This is Chapter 8 of David Lanke’s audio book, “Expect More: Demanding Better Libraries for Today’s Complex World.” We hope you’ve enjoyed NerdAbsurd Special! You can find out more about the book on David’s site. Enjoy! Click here to listen!

NerdAbsurd Flashback: Alfie Kohn

In December, we’re running some of our best podcast interviews. Check out this oldie by goodie: Alfie Kohn discusses his new book, “The Myth of the Spoiled Child: Challenging Conventional Wisdom about Children and Parenting“, which is about common parenting myths, specifically whether or not children are spoiled and should be allowed to fail.

NerdAbsurd Flashback: Sandra E. Allen

In December, we’re running some of our best podcast interviews. Check out this oldie by goodie: The team discusses journalism, media, and books with writer Buzzfeed Sandra E Allen. To learn more, check out Sandra’s Buzzfeed articles, her website, her literary magazine, and the Buzzfeed Longform website. Click here to listen!

NerdAbsurd Special: Expect More by David Lankes (Chapter 7)

This is Chapter 7 of David Lanke’s audio book, “Expect More: Demanding Better Libraries for Today’s Complex World.” New chapters will be released every two weeks, and you can find out more about the book on David’s site. Enjoy! Click here to listen!

NerdAbsurd Special: Expect More by David Lankes (Chapter 6)

This is Chapter 6 of David Lanke’s audio book, “Expect More: Demanding Better Libraries for Today’s Complex World.” New chapters will be released every two weeks, and you can find out more about the book on David’s site. Enjoy! Click here to listen!

NerdAbsurd Special: Expect More by David Lankes (Chapter 5)

This is Chapter 5 of David Lanke’s audio book, “Expect More: Demanding Better Libraries for Today’s Complex World.” New chapters will be released every two weeks, and you can find out more about the book on David’s site. Enjoy! Click here to listen!

NerdAbsurd Special: Expect More by David Lankes (Chapter 4)

This is Chapter 4 of David Lanke’s audio book, “Expect More: Demanding Better Libraries for Today’s Complex World.” New chapters will be released every two weeks, and you can find out more about the book on David’s site. Enjoy! Click here to listen!

NerdAbsurd Special: Expect More by David Lankes (Chapter 3)

This is Chapter 3 of David Lanke’s audio book, “Expect More: Demanding Better Libraries for Today’s Complex World.” New chapters will be released every two weeks, and you can find out more about the book on David’s site. Enjoy! Click here to listen!