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  • Ship of Fools

  • By: Tucker Carlson
  • Narrated by: Tucker Carlson
  • Length: 6 hrs and 32 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 4,392
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    5 out of 5 stars 3,942
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 3,905

The host of Fox News Channel’s Tucker Carlson Tonight offers a blistering critique of the new American ruling class, the elites of both parties, who have taken over the ship of state, leaving the rest of us, the citizen-passengers, to wonder: How do we put the country back on course?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Best political book in quite a while

  • By Wayne on 02-11-19

so so great.

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Reviewed: 10-12-18

should be required reading. Eminently reasonable and clever. sad, though, that stating the obvious should be controversial.

  • Brainwashed

  • The Seductive Appeal of Mindless Neuroscience
  • By: Sally Satel, Scott O. Lilienfeld
  • Narrated by: Jean Barrett
  • Length: 6 hrs and 15 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 60
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 50
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 48

In recent years, the advent of MRI technology seems to have unlocked the secrets of the human mind, revealing the sources of our deepest desires, intentions, and fears. As renowned psychiatrist and scholar Sally Satel and psychologist Scott O. Lilienfeld demonstrate in Brainwashed, however, the explanatory power of brain scans in particular and neuroscience more generally has been vastly overestimated.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • The Overall Message...

  • By Douglas on 11-26-13

total gem

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Reviewed: 12-15-14

I'm a psychiatrist and this was amazing. authors came out strong on a surprising array of topics.

  • Angst

  • Origins of Anxiety and Depression
  • By: Jeffrey P. Kahn
  • Narrated by: Ralph Morocco
  • Length: 12 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 10
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 10
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 8

In this path-breaking volume, engagingly written for the general public, psychiatrist Jeffrey Kahn reveals that the Angst of anxiety and depression ultimately results from our transformation, over tens of thousands of years, from biologically shaped, almost herd-like prehistoric tribes, to rational and independent individuals in modern civilization. Because of our Reason, we don't choose to act like sheep.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Rad.

  • By Randall on 12-11-14

Rad.

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Reviewed: 12-11-14

I'm a psychiatrist, and this was rad. Now the question is how to incorporate this type of thinking into psychiatric training....

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