Steve Spalding wrote a new post, Neil Gaiman on Way, Intergroup Relationships, and Marrying the Dead 9 months, 2 weeks ago
Today author Neil Gaiman makes an assertion on war, David Messick and Diane Mackie look at intergroup relations, and we learn about a law in France that allows you to marry the dead.
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Steve Spalding wrote a new post, Peter Thiel on Venture Capital, The Mind-Body Problem and Groovy Money Facts 9 months, 2 weeks ago
Today investor Peter Thiel talks about venture capital and entrepreneurship, Thomas Nagel tries to conceive of the inconceivable and we learn what those little grooves in coins are actually for.
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Steve Spalding wrote a new post, Nassim Taleb on Chance, Daniel McFadden on Economist’s Rationality, and Exercise Shortages 9 months, 2 weeks ago
Today Nassim Taleb and fellows talk about the luck, we look at some of the perceptual problems that lead to irrational behavior, and we see the healthy thing nearly one-third of Americans admit to not doing.
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