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Slow Forever! Why Speed Reading Sucks

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What Is Speed Reading?

I bet you love to read. And maybe, like me, you’re a productivity nerd who enjoys getting stuff done efficiently. I’m here to argue that one form of “productivity” to be avoided at all costs is speed reading.

Speed reading fits nicely into the life hacking ethos of doing more in less time. Are you a Grab-Life-By-The-Nuts™ go-getter who…



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Alex Baia

Humor writer, book junkie, stargazer, optimist. Resident philosophy major. I’ll send you some treasure: