9. Carmen Agra Deedy
Storyteller, Deedy, spins a funny story of the delights and horrors of her tiny little mother, propped up on phone books to see over the dash, driving to the mall during the holidays. If you don’t laugh till you cry, you clearly were not paying attention.

10. Seth Godin
In a world where we are barraged by advertising, Godin points out that it’s the bad or bizarre ideas that are the best because they spread. He states that the best marketing idea, is the one that is remarkable, that is worth being talked about.