A.J. Jacobs books

A.J. Jacobs

Arnold Stephen Jacobs Jr., commonly called A.J. Jacobs is an American journalist, author, and lecturer best known for writing about his lifestyle experiments. He is an editor at large for Esquire and has worked for the Antioch Daily Ledger and Entertainment Weekly.


I don’t believe in free will [...] Some people see that as depressing but I actually find it liberating because it’s so much easier to forgive yourself for doing stupid things.
A.J. Jacobs mentioned this book on "The Tim Ferriss Show" podcast.
One thing that really has stuck with me is that [this book] talks about that you should be grateful all the time.
All about trying to figure out the gap between the red and blue states – Republican and Democrat – and it’s really interesting.
If you look at the long view of human history that we should be thrilled to be alive now.

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