Delusional David Brooks: His blind spot for Republican nihilism has become pathological - http://www.salon.com/2016/02/26/delusional_david_brooks_his_blind_spot_for_republican_nihilism_has_become_pathological/
David Brooks, religious clown: Debunking phony Godsplaining from the New York Times’ laziest columnist David Brooks wants us atheists to appreciate his magic book and silly myths. Let's try some actual facts instead
Within each of us are two selves, suggests David Brooks in this meditative short talk: the self who craves success, who builds a résumé, and the self who seeks connection, community, love -- the values that make for a great eulogy. (Joseph Soloveitchik has called these selves "Adam I" and "Adam II.") Brooks asks: Can we balance these two selves?
I love this article on the importance of depth in creating a life that matters. The distinction betweeen "resume virtues" and "eulogy virtues" is really on point. ~ http://www.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2014/07/david-brooks-5-step-guide-to-being-deep/373699/