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Insane Science: 5 New Books That Explain The Brain

***Books for 20 Year Olds: Books to Read in Your 20s 10. The Psychopath Test - Jon Ronson For braaaaaaain lovers xD

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Spring 2016 Reads

{CURRENTLY READING} So You've Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson. I'm taking my time with this one. #springreads

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❛Jon Ronson❜ TEDGlobalLondon: When online shaming spirals out of control • "Twitter gives a voice to the voiceless, a way to speak up and hit back at perceived injustice. But sometimes, says Jon Ronson, things go too far. In a jaw-dropping story of how one un-funny tweet ruined a woman's life and career, Ronson shows how online commenters can end up behaving like a baying mob — and says it's time to rethink how we interact online."

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So You've Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson

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Jon Ronson: Strange answers to the psychopath test March 2012 | Is there a definitive line that divides crazy from sane? With a hair-raising delivery, Jon Ronson, author of The Psychopath Test, illuminates the gray areas between the two. (With live-mixed sound by Julian Treasure and animation by Evan Grant.)

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David R. Dow: Lessons from death row inmates. What happens before a murder? In looking for ways to reduce death penalty cases, David R. Dow realized that a surprising number of death row inmates had similar biographies. In this talk he proposes a bold plan, one that prevents murders in the first place. (Filmed at TEDxAustin.) "If you have reservations about supporting a racist, classist, unprincipled regime ... then the death-penalty system we have here in America will embarrass you to no…

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Nonfiction - Brit journalist with wry sense of humor goes in search of what it means to be a pyschopath. Funny, horrifying, enlightening. You'll never look at people the same!

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