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A.J. is a journalist, lecturer, human guinea pig and author of four New York Times bestsellers.
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How to Focus

The 4 best secrets to unitasking….
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The horrible history of men’s clothing


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Obituaries

Recent obituaries…
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Will a Motivation App Motivate You

My column for Upwave about pestering yourself to good health….
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Congress Behaving Badly

I talk to NPR’s Scott Simon about the history of congressional tantrums….
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Why We Love Women

An essay about why I love my wife. And it’s not just because of her symmetrical face….
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My crowdsourced advice column.

This week’s dilemma? The horrors of a slobby spouse….
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Things You’re Not Supposed to Do With Google Glass

Project Glasshole. I test out the upcoming Google Glass face computer by using it to read Moby Dick, cheat at poker, be a Cyrano and be a better man….
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My Outsourced Life

Why should Fortune 500 companies have all the fun? I hired a team in Bangalore, India, to take care of everything in my life-my e-mails, phone calls, shopping, arguments with my wife, reading bedtime stories to my son. (The article was also featured in Tim Ferris’ book The 4-Hour Workweek….
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I Think You’re Fat

An immersion into the bizarre, entertaining and terrifying world of Radical Honesty – a movement that encourages us to remove the filters between our brains and mouths….
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