Recent Reading 2013-05-15. Philippine political dynasties. Al Gore. The Great Gatsby. Millenials. Angelina Jolie’s mastectomy and the BRCA1 mutation. Bird watchers. Deep Thoughts by Jack Handey. God and psychotherapy. Paul Miller’s year without the internet. The Smithsonian Castle’s red stone. DC immigration activism Introversion. Neanderthal and and Denisovan ancestry. Animal consciousness. Los Angeles cars and transit. Scope creep. Biosphere II. Mental health crisis. Car chase suicide. Changes in how youth consume journalism. Cartography, geopolitics, and Game of Thrones. Vietnamese food. The Battle of Hoth.