20 Books We Read This Week

20 Books We Read This Week

by WSJ Books Staff Jan. 14, 2022 4:00 pm ET ‘Liberty Is Sweet’ Review: Unsung Heroes Celebrating the role of the obscure and dispossessed in the Revolution. Jefferson and Washington? Not so much. Review by Adam Rowe Read the review ‘Eight Days in May’ and ‘Aftermath’ Review: Surviving the Time of Wolves Adolf Hitler committed … Read more

Six shoulder exercises to lift your kids and luggage and avoid injuries

Six shoulder exercises to lift your kids and luggage and avoid injuries

Your shoulders may not have to withstand a collision with a 200-pound hockey player. But they do need to be stable enough to withstand everyday wear and tear, such as lifting a grandchild or placing your carry-on luggage in the cargo area of ​​the plane. In hockey, having strong, healthy shoulders is key to avoiding … Read more

Stop reading this crappy column and read a book instead

Stop reading this crappy column and read a book instead

Some disturbing news: Americans are reading fewer books. At least that’s the report from the Gallup gang, which surveyed American adults in December 2021 and found that we all individually read “about two or three fewer books a year” than we did in 2001-16. I admit I was surprised, as I had been under the … Read more

Florida lives with covid and freedom

Florida lives with covid and freedom

Clearwater, Florida. The Omicron surge has caused a mutation in the conventional wisdom about Covid-19. The virus “is here to stay,” oncologist Ezekiel Emanuel and two other experts who advised on the Biden transition proclaimed in a Jan. 6 article for the Journal of the American Medical Association, “A National Strategy for the ‘New Normal’ … Read more

Stop reading this crappy column and read a book instead

Stop reading this crappy column and read a book instead

Some disturbing news: Americans are reading fewer books. At least that’s the report from the Gallup gang, which surveyed American adults in December 2021 and found that we all individually read “about two or three fewer books a year” than we did in 2001-16. I admit I was surprised, as I had been under the … Read more

Fiction: Kevin Honold’s ‘Molly’ – WSJ

Fiction: Kevin Honold’s ‘Molly’ – WSJ

Three miles from the remote New Mexico town of Santa Juana de Arco, there’s a mesa, Kevin Honold writes in his novel “Molly,” on which is a trailer where a 9-year-old boy named Raymond was sent with his Uncle Edward. . It’s 1968 – Raymond recalls events from the contemplative distance of adulthood – but … Read more

Best Five: Behind the Scenes Show Business Books

Best Five: Behind the Scenes Show Business Books

1. Set in 1950s California, Gavin Lambert’s novel is about Daisy, a teenager seemingly assigned to life in a trailer park with a mother who spends her days in bed playing cards – it’s not for nothing that her mother stands out. known as The Dealer. But fate intervenes in the form of a supermarket … Read more

Good company: herbal medicine brand Mab & Stoke rethinks wellness

Good company: herbal medicine brand Mab & Stoke rethinks wellness

The Mab Sticks are 100% gluten free, non-GMO, vegan and organic. Mab & Stoke Font size Burnouts are common among many high-powered professionals. But when Christina Mace-Turner took a particularly nasty battle of attrition, she turned to plants and herbal medicine. “I realized there was a problem with the ability to deliver the amount of … Read more

Kim Kardashian, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Others Sued Over Cryptocurrency Promotion

Kim Kardashian, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Others Sued Over Cryptocurrency Promotion

Kim Kardashian, Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Paul Pierce are among a number of celebrities charged with allegedly leading investors into a cryptocurrency “pump and dump” scam. The celebrities and other defendants are charged with making “false or misleading statements to investors about EthereumMax through social media ads and other promotional activities,” according to the class-action … Read more