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Genius Idea: Cancel Gone With the Wind

Genius Idea: Cancel Gone With the Wind

Since our PD Book Club pick for the this month is To Kill a Mocking Bird, our staff felt that we...

EU: Greek Yogurt Can Only Be Greek

EU: Greek Yogurt Can Only Be Greek

In the off chance you were lamenting last year’s Brexit Vote, just know that Britain’s leaving in...

With Love From Bulgaria

With Love From Bulgaria

Sure, Zimbabwe’s in the middle of a military coup-non-coup, but have you checked your mail...

India and Carrying Gold

India and Carrying Gold

We have mentioned the Indian love affair with all things gold in the past, but with India’s...

Memory Lane Monday: Davutoglu and Daash

Memory Lane Monday: Davutoglu and Daash

Since last year’s attempted “coup” Erdogan has been the strongman on everyone’s mind when it...

Russia Burns Soros’ Books

He loves himself a foundation. Kindling with Soros. Daash and parts of Africa might still be into burning people, but in Russia the new trend is burning books---if they’re written by George Soros or one of his 10 billion foundations.

January’s Book: Is Gwyneth Paltrow Wrong About Everything?

Your goal weight will be easy to hit in the death camps.Spoiler: She is.Since it is January, the month New-Year-New-Me promises where society tells you to drop 37 lbs and $3,700 on the latest anti-wrinkle serum, we wanted our PD Book Club pick to look at just how unwise that type of thinking can be.

Keeping that in mind, Is Gwyneth Paltrow Wrong About Everything? is the exact kick in the pants our staff found.

December’s Book: Survivor’s Club

Being buckled prevents your body from slamming around the cabin.Do you have what it takes?Since December is the time of Hanukkah parties, Christmas parties, or in the Progressive world--- Winter Gaia gatherings, our staff wanted to pick a book that would supply you with many an interesting anecdote and statistic on survival to get you through those agonizing cocktail hours.

Ben Sherwood’s The Survivors Club: The Secrets and Science that Could Save Your Life provides all of the above in spades.

November’s Book: The Stranger

Truth.The Stranger.Last November, we went to Iceland and their financial meltdown with Deep Freeze, but this time around PD thought we’d stick with a classic, and Albert Camus’ The Stranger fits that bill perfectly.

Memory Lane Monday: The Pig Farmer

The Pig Farmer.Piggy Palace. In the lead up to Halloween, do you find yourself looking for a spooky story that will put you off bacon for the foreseeable future? In that case, we’ve got the serial killer for you.

October’s Book: The Deadly Dozen

The CNN approach.Excellently researched; you’ll be amazed at what the State missed.Our staff selected Robert Keller’s The Deadly Dozen: America's 12 Worst Serial Killers as the PD Book Club October pick for obvious reasons.

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