The Double-Edged Sword Of Measurement

“You get what you measure.” This is great news for anyone wanting to lose weight or learn a new skill—just start measuring. Measurement provides the information needed to improve, as well as subconsciously invoking positive results. The problem with measurement is that it leads us to focus our lives on those things that are easiest […]

Zach’s Best Of 2015

This year I watched 102 movies, almost the same as last year (103) and 174 episodes of TV – a 40% increase over last year (still 20% less than the high in 2013 of 216). The best ones were: Whiplash (the best movie I’ve seen in many years) Cheap Thrills Coherence Blue Ruin Fury Star […]

Zach’s Best Of 2014

Best Movies/TV: (This year I watched 103 movies, a 17% increase over last year & 123 episodes of TV, a 43% decrease over last year) Prisoners Grand Piano Cuban Fury Edge Of Tomorrow Lego Movie True Detective Season 1 Silicon Valley Season 1 Newsroom Season 3 Best Books: (I read 40 books in 2014, a […]