I’m looking for some new things to read or listen to — doesn’t need to be ad-related. Books, podcasts, whaddya got?
I’m not really into fiction, but open to anything. Last books I enjoyed were Junior and Moonwalking with Einstein, last podcast I binged was Startup (Gimlet).

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My friend just wrote a book called Northern Spy. It’s on Reece Witherspoon’s book of the month club.

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Thanks, I’ll check it out. I can’t say I knew Reece Witherspoon even had a book of the month club but I appreciate the recommendation.

Tuesday Nights in 1980. Great read.

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Thanks, I’ll check it out

There's a show called StartUp that's great and probably completely different.

I've also been dripping tincture and binging The Expanse 2-3 episodes at a time. It's also a book series if that's your thing.

Also for all you youngins that never saw The Wire that shit's classic.

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Thanks, I’ve been watching the expanse and I love the wire (except season 2) , but I’ll check out StartUp.

Sapiens!

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Yep!

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Read The Ruins.

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Thanks, adding it to my list.

The Right Stuff - story of the mercury project back in the 1950’s

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Onto the list it goes. Thank you

If you like murder mysteries, Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz is my current read and it's been great so far!

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Thanks, I’ll look into it

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