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    • Review and Analysis of: Benny Lewis's: Fluent in 3 Months

    • How Anyone at Any Age Can Learn to Speak Any Language from Anywhere in the World
    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 15 mins
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    In Benny Lewis's book Fluent in 3 Months he discusses several ways one could learn another language easily and effectively. In this edition of Summary Shorts, we will analyze and summarize the ideas put forth in Fluent in 3 Months and learn how to learn a language in the most efficient manner possible.

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    • Review and Analysis of Tren Griffins's Charlie Munger

    • The Complete Investor
    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 16 mins
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    When one thinks about Berkshire Hathaway, the business giant, we often tend to think of Warren Buffet. We know that Buffet is known to be a legendary investor, of that we cannot deny. Little do people know that the vice-president of Berkshire Hathaway is also a legendary investor in his own right. In this book we will summarize and discuss Tren Griffin's book Charlie Munger: The Complete Investor and learn more about Charlie himself. We will also discuss the concepts of value investing and other investment ideas from this icon of investing.

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    • Review and Analysis of Robert Greene's Mastery

    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 22 mins
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    Robert Greene, in his book Mastery, lays out exactly what we all need to do to gain mastery in any given field. In this book, we will analyze, discuss, and summarize Robert Greene's Mastery and see if we too can become masters in whatever endeavor we want to embark upon.

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    • Review and Analysis of: Ben Greenfield's 30 Ways to Reboot Your Body

    • A Complete User Manual for Getting the Most of the Human Body
    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 16 mins
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    For the most part, most of us are of average health and fitness. We may not run marathons that often, but we are pretty healthy and that might be just fine. But what if you could make your body into a super-fit machine? In Ben Greenfield's book 30 Ways to Reboot Your Body, he goes into some detail as to how to get you from just average to super fit, super strong, and having staggeringly great health. In this summary, we will discuss the core concepts in his book. You will learn what needs to be done to be super healthy and fit.

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    • Review and Analysis Of: Mohamed A. El-Erian's The Only Game in Town: Central Banks, Instability, and Avoiding the Next Collapse

    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 18 mins
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    In this review, we will analyze, discuss, and summarize the key points in The Only Game in Town: Central Banks, Instability, and Avoiding the Next Collapse.

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    • Review and Analysis of: Alan Watts's The Wisdom of Insecurity

    • A Message for an Age of Anxiety
    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 15 mins
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    Despite the availability of "stuff", our lives are often not very fulfilling. As we pursue one shiny object after another we come to the realization that none of it is making us happy. And worse still, it estranges us from our true purpose in life. There must be another way. Alan Watts, in his book The Wisdom of Insecurity, proposes a solution. In this edition of Summary Shorts, we will analyze and summarize the ideas put forth in The Wisdom of Insecurity and learn how to truly experience life when consumerism fails us.

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    • Review and Analysis Of: Pope Francis's The Name of God Is Mercy

    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 15 mins
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    Pope Francis is one of the most interesting popes of modern times. In his book, The Name of God Is Mercy, he makes the point that God is not a God of judgment and punishment but one of love and mercy. In this edition of Summary Shorts, we will analyze and summarize the ideas put forth in The Name of God Is Mercy and learn more about this great Pope and his message of love.

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    • Review and Analysis of Danielle LaPorte's: The Desire Map

    • A Guide to Creating Goals with Soul
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    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 15 mins
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    Desires are the fuel that runs our life, for good and for ill. In fact, if desire ceased, so would the human race. In Danielle Laporte's book The Desire Map, she uncovers ways to tap into our desires so we can live a more fulfilling and authentic life. In this edition of Summary Shorts, we will analyze and summarize the principles in her book and see how we can apply them into our daily lives so we can live more authentically.

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    • Review and Analysis of Thomas M. Campbell II and T. Colin Campbell's: The China Study

    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 15 mins
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    In today's diet-crazed society, one main theme seems to emerge. Carbohydrate-heavy foods are not good for you. This is a major principle of the low-carb movement. Is this assessment correct? What if that was all wrong? In The China Study, we will find out just how beneficial a plant-based diet is and why we don't need to fear carbs as much as we need to fear meat. In this edition of Summary Shorts, we will analyze and summarize the principles in The China Study and see how we can apply them into our daily diet and overall nutrition regimen.

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    • Review and Analysis of Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us by Daniel Pink

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    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 20 mins
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    So, what truly motivates us? Daniel Pink, in his remarkable book, Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us takes us on a journey to discover just that. In this review, we will discuss and analyze some of key concepts of the book. We will discover three main types of motivation, Motivation one-point-zero and Motivation two-point-zero, the latter of which still motivates us today. He later goes on to say that there is a better way, a Motivation three-point-zero. A motivation based upon the inner sense of fulfillment. Let us explore Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us and learn what exactly these three types of Motivation are and how they stack up next to one another.

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    • Review and Analysis of: Gary Taube's Why We Get Fat and What We Can Do About It

    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 24 mins
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    We are simply inundated with diet and nutrition advice. It seems that every book contradicts the other. Each book has a different theory. However, there are some books out there that truly break the mold. Why We Get Fat is one of them. It shatters all the preconceived notions as to why we get fat and what we can do about it. In this edition of Summary Shorts, we will discuss, analyze and summarize the main points of Why We Get Fat.

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    • Review and Analysis of: The Industries of the Future by Alec Ross

    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 19 mins
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    The Internet changed everything. Alec Ross, in his book The Industries of the Future, discusses how technology has completely changed several industries both for the better and for the worse. In this volume of Summary Shorts, we will analyze, discuss, and summarize the core concepts of The Industries of the Future by Alec Ross.

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    • Review and Analysis of Sonia Shah's Pandemic

    • Tracking Contagions, from Cholera to Ebola and Beyond
    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 20 mins
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    Sonia Shah, in her wonderful book Pandemic: Tracking Contagions, from Cholera to Ebola and Beyond, goes into some depth as to how we need to prepare for a future pandemic. In this review, we will analyze, discuss, and summarize the key points in Pandemic: Tracking Contagions, from Cholera to Ebola and Beyond. Enjoy!

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    • Review and Analysis of The Bulletproof Diet

    • Lose up to a Pound a Day, Reclaim Energy and Focus, Upgrade Your Life
    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 22 mins
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    In today's diet-crazed society, we are on a seemingly endless search for the perfect diet. In Dave Asprey's The Bulletproof Diet he explains what the perfect diet should look like: one that can help achieve peak health. In this edition of Summary Shorts, we will analyze and summarize the principles in The Bulletproof Diet and see how we can apply them into our daily diet and overall nutrition regimen. Enjoy!

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    • Review and Analysis of Marcus Aurelius' Meditations

    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 14 mins
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    Marcus Aurelius is most known for his philosophical musings, especially one brand of philosophical thought called stoicism. This philosophy has as much application in today's world as it did in his age. Marcus put his philosophical musings to paper; this work is now famously known as the Meditations. This is an analysis and review of Meditations.

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    • Review and Analysis of Bryan Caplan's The Myth of the Rational Voter

    • Why Democracies Choose Bad Policies
    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 19 mins
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    In this summary, we will analyze, discuss, and summarize the key points in The Myth of the Rational Voter by Bryan Caplan. Most people would agree that democracy is broken yet we all know that it is the best governmental system we have. Despite it being the best system, we are facing an unprecedented crisis.

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    • Review and Analysis of: Dan Ariely's: Payoff: The Hidden Logic That Shapes Our Motivations

    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 13 mins
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    Not many people will tell you that they are motivated by their jobs. In fact, we would wager that most people would say they are not motivated by their jobs at all and that if they didn't need the money, they wouldn't be at their current jobs. In other words, they are not motivated. Dan Ariely, in his book, Payoff, discusses what really motivates people and surprisingly, it is not money. What motivates is an underlying sense of meaning. Here we will summarize and analyze Payoff.

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    • Review and Analysis of Vishen Lakhiani's "The Code of the Extraordinary Mind: 10 Unconventional Laws to Redefine Your Life and Succeed on Your Own Terms"

    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 17 mins
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    We all know that the mind is an incredible place. Despite this, the mind itself is not programmed to maximize our happiness. It is a repetition-loving mechanism and will often keep us stuck in old outdated patterns that may not serve us. These patterns often pass on from generation to generation. In the Code of the Extraordinary Mind, Vishen Lakhiani teaches us how to break through this outdated and generationally acquired programming to achieve the life we have always wanted. We will review and analyze Lakhiani's book.

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    • Review and Analysis of: Carl Zimmer's 'A Planet of Viruses'

    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 16 mins
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    When we think about viruses, we think about diseases such as the flu. For the most part, the flu comes and goes—the body is able to fight it. For some, it can be deadly. There are of course more dangerous viruses out there such as Ebola that in some cases kills 90 percent of those infected. In today's world, viruses can spread very quickly and it's for this reason we must be vigilant. Carl Zimmer in his book A Planet of Viruses discusses what viruses are and why they are so hard to eradicate. He also explains how not all viruses are bad and are, in fact, vital to our survival. Enjoy!

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    • Review and Analysis of Ayaan Hirsi Ali's: Heretic

    • Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now
    • By: Summary Shorts
    • Narrated by: Doron Alon
    • Length: 21 mins
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    There is no doubt about it, 9/11/2001 changed the world. What is really fueling this hate for Americans and the West is radical Islam and certain Islamic principles in general. The only way we can address these issues is by helping Islam evolve some of its core principles to fit into the modern world. In Ayaan Hirsi Ali's Heretic, she addresses the problems within Islam that inspire terror and how to remedy them. This review and analysis sums up the main points of her book.

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