• Hi Guest: Welcome to TRIBE, the online home of TRIBE MAGAZINE. If you'd like to post here, or reply to existing posts on TRIBE, you first have to register. Join us!

Everyone in Silico

HappyJR

TRIBE Member
a novel by Jim Munroe

read it!

As (some of) you may know, I'm not really big on trying to sell people on stuff.

But in this case it's worth the sacrifice, just cause it's such a good book.

It's really clever, and makes a great point about our society, and where it's going.

Honestly, my hair was standing on end the whole time I was reading it. It's really frightning, and hopefully it'll be the wake up call for at least a few people.

anyways, yeah, READ IT!

oh, and here's the author's website: www.nomediakings.com
 
Cannabis Seed Wedding Bands

aether

TRIBE Member
There's a new Jim Munroe book?.. nice!.. I've been waiting. 'Flyboy action figure comes with gasmask' was great! Although, I wasn't quite as happy with 'Angry young spaceman', it was still worth a read. To describe his other books I'd say mix parts 'Douglas Coupland (for the pop culture references, and neurotic characters), Adbusters (political bent) and Kurt Vonnegut (satire).

Speaking of, we need a new 'book' thread. Should we make this it?

Just finished reading Kurt Vonnegut Jr's 'Sirens of Titan'. Great, great book if you're taking life a little too seriously, and searching for meaning a little too hard. It forces you to take a step back and think "even if the meaning of life is something ridiculously trivial, it's still worth living". Gotta love a book where 'The Church of the Utterly Indifferent God' becomes the next major religion.
 
Top