This man (and the philosopher he introduced me to) changed my life and in a very significant way contributed to the person I ended up becoming.
I went to law school for the same reasons you think you should go -- and I was wrong. I should never have gone to law school, and you shouldn't either.
I have been asked about playing basketball with Obama probably 500 times. People pepper me with questions about him. The problem is I didn't know Barack Obama as a person, only as a basketball player. But, the scouting report on Barack Obama's pick-up game skills? That I can do.
We all have different ways of discovering books, and spotting them being read in public is just one. At Huffington Post, we are very interested in what people are reading around the country.