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Everything Is F*cked
- A Book About Hope
- Written by: Mark Manson
- Narrated by: Mark Manson
- Length: 7 hrs and 2 mins
In Everthing Is F*cked, Mark Manson turns his gaze from the inevitable flaws within each individual self to the endless calamities taking place in the world around us. Drawing from the pool of psychological research on these topics, as well as the timeless wisdom of philosophers such as Plato, Nietzsche, and Tom Waits, he dissects religion and politics and the uncomfortable ways they have come to resemble one another. He looks at our relationships with money, entertainment, and the internet, and how too much of a good thing can psychologically eat us alive.
- By Alonso on 2019-05-15
Mark Manson does it again! Couldn not put it down.
Mark Manson does it again! Couldn not put it down and it kept me interested the entire time
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Brave New World
- Written by: Aldous Huxley
- Narrated by: Michael York
- Length: 8 hrs
When Lenina and Bernard visit a savage reservation, we experience how Utopia can destroy humanity.
Cloning, feel-good drugs, anti-aging programs, and total social control through politics, programming, and media: has Aldous Huxley accurately predicted our future? With a storyteller's genius, he weaves these ethical controversies in a compelling narrative that dawns in the year 632 A.F. (After Ford, the deity). When Lenina and Bernard visit a savage reservation, we experience how Utopia can destroy humanity.
Good Performance, but story is uneventful.
- By Jdean1 on 2017-11-23
One if the classic SciFi's
This is a classic sci fi that challenges us to think about how the future may be. This version is narrated exceptionally well. Listening I couldn't help but get lost in the voices and characters. #Audible1
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