New Nook to Rival Kindle and iPad?

Today Barnes and Noble announced their new Nook Tablet to compete with Amazon’s Kindle and Apple’s iPad.  The Nook has always been a player in the eBook market and has a very loyal following among its users.  That said, it has been a distant second to Amazon’s Kindle.  The new Nook Tablet hopes to change […]

No Words Can Describe The Awesomeness…

  If a normal picture is worth a thousand word, this one is worth a million.  From now on whenever anyone asks what we are all about, I will just show them this picture.  This should be the entire About Us section. That’s all.

Jimmy Fallon’s Do Not Read List

Yesterday we gave some books that are NOT for men. Jimmy Fallon obviously is on board with helping guys choose what to read and what to avoid. See the below videos and be thankful that you avoided these books!

You Are What You Read

“If we encounter a man of rare intellect we should ask him what books he reads.” Ralph Waldo Emerson   We’ve all heard the phrase “you are what you eat”, but what about what you read?  If your physical makeup is determined by what you feed your body, shouldn’t we assume that your mental makeup […]

Banned Book Week

Today marks the beginning of Banned Book Week.  It’s put on by the American Library Association in honor of some of the most infuential books for our time.  Here’s what the ALA says about it: Banned Books Week (BBW) is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read and the importance of the First Amendment.  Held during the last […]

America’s Literacy Rate: Surprising Statistics

While conducting some research on literacy levels in the US, I came across some surprising statistics. Whether you blame it on the TV, lack of time, or lack of energy, it seems there are fewer and fewer people reading these days. This is a problem, one that not only affects our imaginations and recreations, but […]

Real Men Read

38B5PNYSVH4C Real Men Read Real men read. Why? Reading gives us a source of entertainment and escape that isn’t spelled T-V. Reading helps us develop our analytical and critical thinking skills. Reading gives us something intelligent to discuss with our managers. Reading allows us to say “the book was better” when we see a new […]