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The guinea pig diaries

Jacobs, A. J.

The guinea pig diaries

my life as an experiment

by Jacobs, A. J.

  • 86 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conduct of life -- Humor,
  • Self-actualization (Psychology) -- Humor

  • About the Edition

    A.J. explores the big issues of our time--happiness, dating, morality, marriage--by immersing himself in eye-opening situations. In his role as human guinea pig, Jacobs fearlessly takes on a series of life-altering challenges that provides readers with equal parts insight and humor. (And drives his patient wife, Julie, to the brink of insanity.) Among the many adventures: He outsources his life to a team of people in Bangalore, India. He spends a month practicing Radical Honesty, in which you say what"s on your mind. He goes to the Academy Awards disguised as a movie star, to understand the strange and warping effects of fame. He commits himself to ultimate rationality, using cutting-edge science to make the best decisions possible. He attempts to follow George Washington"s rules of life. And, for a month, he followed his wife"s every whim.--From publisher description.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-234).

    Other titlesMy life as an experiment
    StatementA.J. Jacobs.
    GenreHumor
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6231.6142 .J33 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 236 p. :
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24032480M
    ISBN 101416599061
    ISBN 109781416599067
    LC Control Number2009024129


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