Chris Pisarczyk

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12 Rules for Learning Foreign Languages in Record Time — The Only Post You’ll Ever Need

Preface by Tim Ferriss<p>I’ve written about how I learned to speak, read, and write Japanese, Mandarin, and Spanish. I’ve also covered my experiments …

The Top Music Videos of 2013

The following list of our favorite music videos of the year includes (but is by no means limited to): cursing little A$AP Mob disciples, a bizarro Last Supper, Drake's dad's moustache, Greta Gerwig dancing like nobody's watching, Danny Brown lip synching to Bob Dylan, a shredded Daft Punk, …

Don DeLillo Documentary

50 Incredibly Tough Books for Extreme Readers

Maybe it’s a Pavlovian response to years of schooling, or that the brisk weather affords more hours inside, or something else entirely, but the fact …

FLP Vol. I Table of Contents

An end of books | Seth's Blog

Books, those bound paper documents, are part of an ecosystem, one that was perfect, and one that is dying, quickly.<p>Ideas aren’t going away soon, and …

24 Books You’ve Probably Never Heard Of But Will Change Your Life

By Ryan Holiday,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1aSOxqq<p>Here’s the problem with reading the books that everyone else has read. It makes you more like …

Rush: Power From the People

There are two schools of thought on the Canadian power trio Rush – for and against. Tonight, at the massive Montreal Forum, Rush are playing to yet …

The Black Keys - Next Girl [Official Music Video]

Beady Eye - Glastonbury 2013

Pearl Jam Wrigley Field Live Debut "Lightning Bolt"

New college grads: Don't sell your time for a living

<b>If there’s one thing I could tell every graduating student, this is what I’d say:</b><p><b>Jobs suck</b>. At least the traditional version of a job, in which you …

Read to Lead: The Secret Code for Cracking 'Tough' Books and Reading Above Your Level

The best advice I’ve ever got about reading came from a secretive movie producer and talent manager who’d sold more than 100 million albums and done more than $1B in box office returns. He said to me one day, “Ryan, it’s not enough that you read a lot. To do great things, you have to <i>read to …

Trail

This time, <b>right now</b>, is probably one of the biggest opportunities you will ever have in your whole life.This isn’t just <b>hyperbole or cliche</b> (though …

25 Rules For Living From A (Semi-)Successful 26-Year-Old

By Ryan Holiday,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/102IKet<p>I’m not saying I have everything figured out. In fact, I’m saying the opposite. My parents …

How To Read More — A Lot More

By Ryan Holiday,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/123YStC<p>When you read a lot of books people inevitably assume you speed read. In fact, that’s …

So You Want To Be A Writer? That’s Mistake #1

By Ryan Holiday,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/12m7NWH<p>There are two types of writers, Schopenhauer once observed, those who write because they have …

U2 - Interview

Alex Jones interviews Jan Irvin "The Dumbing Down of Society" (Playlist)

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Surfer Blood

<i>Photos by Frank Maddocks</i><p>Surfer Blood frontman John Paul Pitts is resigned to the fact that people are going to hate his new record because of his other record. No, not <i>Astro Coast</i>, the Florida band's breakout 2010 debut, but rather his arrest record. In March of 2012, the 26-year-old was arrested …

The National

One evening late last September, the National were minutes away from pressing record on the first take of what would become their sixth album, <i>Trouble Will Find Me</i>, when the sky turned white. Out of nowhere, a tornado scored a path around the converted-barn studio where they were working in upstate …

Tim Ferriss Interviews Neil Strauss, 7x New York Times Bestselling Author, on the Creative Process

Did you enjoy this sample of creativeLIVE content?<p><b>If so, you’ll love my extended interview of author Neil Strauss on The Tim Ferriss Show podcast.</b> …

Sabeen M. Sultan on Twitter: "Thanks for Some Wise Words Mister Chatter Box @umairh http://t.co/uF08v3199x"

Advent of Google means we must rethink our approach to education

Would a person with good handwriting, spelling and grammar and instant recall of multiplication tables be considered a better candidate for a job …