Becoming an ex-vegan, starting your new life, and riding with Jack: Bookishness for August 26, 2013

Corey Mintz sets out to become an ex-vegan
The food writer cut out animal products for four days. And gets the chance to see his vegetarian friends.

Naturally, you have questions about embarking on your new life: Will you ever be able to resume your old identity? What happens to your Netflix queue?
You are now under witness protection.

Hank bought a bus

Follow along.

Jack has your back

“I just wanted to make sure that Jack’s smile was as I remembered.” – Olivia Chow. (Image via)

In case you aren’t even close to getting through your summer reading list
Ron Swanson (er, Nick Offerman) can help.