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The Great Gatsby

the great gatsby

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald https://www.amazon.com/Great-Gatsby-F-Scott-Fitzgerald/dp/1781396833 In 1922, F. Scott Fitzgerald announced his decision to write “something new–something extraordinary and beautiful and simple + intricately patterned.” That extraordinary, beautiful, intricately patterned, and above all, simple novel became The Great Gatsby, arguably…

The Mask of Masculinity by Lewis Howes

lewis howes

The Mask of Masculinity by Lewis Howes https://www.amazon.com/Mask-Masculinity-Embrace-Vulnerability-Relationships/dp/1623368626 Everybody wears a mask at some point in his or her life. According to studies, over 80% of adults struggle with the impostor syndrome, right now. The personal growth industry and self-help subculture can sometimes…

Baked Hasselback Pears

Baked Hasselback Pears Twist on a familiar classic. This reduced-carb version of a popular French cuisine is more decadent than ever before! Not only is this dessert gluten-free, but also ideal for anyone following a paleo lifestyle! Even the most primal cavemen would…

Gary Vaynerchuk

Ep. 260: Gary Vaynerchuck – Ten Things I Learn From Gary Vaynerchuk  https://jamesaltucher.com/2017/10/gary-vaynerchuck/ Two of my favorite influencers…Gary Vaynerchuk and James Altucher. This is a must listen. Both of these are are “too” honest. Gary Vaynerchuk builds businesses. Fresh out of college he…

Discipline Equals Freedom

Discipline Equals Freedom: Field Manual by Jocko Willink  https://www.amazon.com/Discipline-Equals-Freedom-Field-Manual-ebook/dp/B06XB9HQMN I am in a competition with Jocko… though he doesn’t know it. I am on his twitter feed and he posts a pic of his watch reading 04:30. This is time to get your ass…

PopSugar

What Website Is Stealing My Time:  PopSugar https://www.popsugar.com/ The company was founded in 2006 by husband and wife Brian and Lisa Sugar as a pop culture blog. Now it has grown to be one of the biggest… ummm… pop culture sites on the web. PopSugar…

GoPro HERO6

GoPro HERO6 Black  https://www.amazon.com/GoPro-CHDHX-601-HERO6-Black/dp/B074X5WPC5/ I just picked this up last week off Amazon for a little side project I am working on…. Stay tuned. By far this is the best GoPro ever. I wasn’t sure if this camera would be a big enough…