“what makes this book interesting is that the author has effectively generalized the purpose and behavior of a number of liars throughout the centuries.”
“Although its parts are fine, their sum does not quite add up to what we expect in a book by Gladwell.”
The year 2016 began a new era of political populism throughout the developed world. In the United States, the face of that populism is President Donald Trump.
Why read a book with a title that would scare the sanest person among us? Is it to prove one is “highbrow” or an “intellectual” or just looking to fool those around him?