Observing Alex

A collection of semi-organized thoughts. Written by Alex Tingiris.

Good stuff

These are a few of my favorite things…


Books & Essays

  • Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey
  • On Revolution by Hannah Arendt
  • “The American Scholar” by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Walden by Henry David Thoreau, especially the first chapter “Economy”
  • Leaving Microsoft to Change the World by John Wood
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde


  • Superbad
  • Good Will Hunting
  • Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
  • The Internship
  • Mrs. Doubtfire
  • Garden State
  • The Social Network
  • Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
  • Deadpool

Other Things