BIG LIES – CONASON

It’s nice to read a smart, popular book about politics that bares some relation to reality.

THE 5 BEST BOOKS OF 2004

For some reason, the only sports books I can read are on baseball…

ANOTHER PLANET

ANOTHER PLANET A Year in the Life of a Suburban High School Elinor Burkett   Matt is not hot for teacher   Ignore those who “protest too much,” this book is an eye-opening and all-too-accurate indictment of American education and most depressingly, American youth. Those who find fault with the details of Burkett’s book are, […]

AMERICA THE BOOK A CITIZEN S GUIDE TO DEMOCRACY INACTION

By the writers of The Daily Show and Jon “Liebowitz” Stweart Matt Cale loves reading… At long last, the good folks at Time Warner Book Group have seen fit to send me a book that I had no desire to immediately convert to kindling (I mean really: a business tome called The Feiner Points of […]

JOHN ADAMS

David McCullough Matt loves this guy At last we have a popular, critically praised book that will, if there is any justice in the universe of American history, rehabilitate the image of one of our greatest individuals. The author has not only written a book that reads, pleasurably, like a novel, but he has been […]