15 Books to Make You the Ultimate Spy

by Johnny Webber

1. Charisma on Command — Inspire, impress, and energize everyone you meet.

2. A Spy’s Guide to Thinking — Think ahead and make quick decisions.

3. Find Out Anything From Anyone, Anytime — Secrets of calculated questioning from a veteran interrogator.

4. The Official CIA Manual of Trickery and Deception — Step-by-step instructions to sleight of hand and trickery designed to thwart your enemy.

5. Spy the Lie — Former CIA officers teach you how to detect deception.

6. Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion — The psychology of why people say “yes” and how to apply these understandings.

7. How to Disappear — Erase your footprints, leave false trails, and vanish without a trace.

8. Hacking: The Art of Exploitation — Learn to exploit holes in sloppy programming.

9. The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Private Investigating — A private investigator and former FBI agent shares his expertise on everything you need to track down people and information.

10. Sneakiest Uses for Everyday Things — How to use things you would find in a junk drawer to get you out of sticky situations.

11. Visual Guide to Lock Picking — The definitive guide for learning the art of lock picking.

12. Spy Secrets That Can Save Your Life — A former CIA officer reveals safety and survival techniques to keep you and your family protected.

13. Special Operations Forces Medical Handbook — Nearly 140 illustrations show the proper techniques for medical care.

14. Complete Krav Maga — The ultimate guide to over 230 self-defense and combative techniques.

15. 100 Deadly Skills — A guide to eluding pursuers, evading capture, and surviving any dangerous situation.

15 Books to Make You the Ultimate Spy

How to Learn Spanish

by Johnny Webber

1. Find the right resources. The website learnspeakspanish.com has a list of useful links that can help you learn Spanish online.

2. Move to a Spanish speaking country. Immerse yourself in the language. By moving to a Spanish speaking country you won’t go a day without having interactions in the language you’re learning. While this might not be the most feasible option, it’s usually the most effective.

3. Read Living Language Spanish. The course includes 3 coursebooks, 9 audio CDs, and free online learning.

4. Try Pimsleur. Spend 30 minutes a day learning Spanish through audio lessons.

5. Sign up for a class. Your local community college surely offers courses on learning Spanish. If not, try an online course.

How to Learn Spanish

8 Productive Ways to Respond to a Trump Presidency

by Johnny Webber

1. Donate to the ACLU. The ACLU helps to protect the civil liberties of activists, protesters, minorities, the LGBT, and many more. Donate now.

2. Donate to Planned Parenthood. Planned Parenthood will likely face decreased funding under a Republic-led government. Help women across the country get the resources they need by donating today.

3. Do your part to combat climate change. Take steps in your personal life to reduce your carbon footprint. Stay informed on the issues.

4. Help protect public lands. Join The Nature Conservancy to help preserve wildlife and our outdoors. Or join Backcountry Hunters and Anglers, an organization for liberals and conservatives who care about land conservation.

5. Know your rights. Know your rights as a voter and a citizen.

6. Stay informed. Follow the news. Know where you stand and where you can help.

7. Volunteer for a politician you support. Whether you’re a Democrat or a Republican, campaigns are constantly looking for helping hands.

8. Vote in the midterms. The executive branch is not the only branch of government. The midterms are only two years away. Let your voice be heard in congress. The first step is making sure you’re registered to vote.

8 Productive Ways to Respond to a Trump Presidency

10 Books That Can Teach You How to Do Something

by Johnny Webber

1. Learn how to become a grown-up with Adulting.

2. Learn how to stay organized with The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up.

3. Learn how to manage your money with I Will Teach You To Be Rich.

4. Learn the basics of design with Design It Yourself.

5. Learn how to fight back with Self-Defense For Modern Times.

6. Learn how to write clearly and concisely with The Elements of Style.

7. Learn to read critically with How to Read a Book.

8. Learn how to dress well with Details Men’s Style Manual.

9. Learn to fix your ride with How to Repair Your Car.

10. Learn how to socialize with Conversationally Speaking.

10 Books That Can Teach You How to Do Something