Entertainment > Reading >
An father takes his kid on a motorcycle road-trip across the United States, and recalls his past life, when he was insane, and the philosophies he had drowned in.
A terrible book, full stop.
Martial arts > Tanking >
"Tanking" is what a willing assistant would do in order to show proof of what is, in fact, staged for their audience.
Martial arts, Culture > Martial arts terminology >
1 - In Martial arts, A kind of over-cooperation; What a willing assistant does to demonstrate what is actually faked.
2 - A term in Gaming describing the actions of a "Tank", which is the character kept as the primary interest of enemies so as to be the primary absorber of damage.
As usual, I fizzled 2/3rds in.. I don't think I connected things well. Maybe this'll get rewritten in time.