books

  • seeing with fresh eyes: meaning, space, data, truth (edward tufte) - basically a picture book for information dweebs. this isn’t as nicely structured as some of his earlier work, but it’s still worth poring over slowly.
  • to hold up the sky (cixin liu) - first rate collection of short stories.

movies

tv

  • the salisbury poisonings
  • truthseekers - the simon pegg crew, fun.
  • top of the lake
  • broadchurch
  • servant (season 2) - unwatchable, we bailed.
  • plebs (amazon) - dumb fun.
  • COBRA (PBS) - more dumb fun