We’ll be reviewing Nudge by Richard Thaler and Cass Sunstein on Oct 29th. @orphanani and Brit have both offered to review. I’ll host.
“When you think about it, Adolf Hitler was the first pop star.” -David Bowie In case you don’t pay attention to local Ohio politics, Rich Lott, the Republican nominee for the 9th Congressional seat, plays dress up in Nazi clothing. Yes, there are pictures. Hitler finds this, like many other things, very upsetting. H/T: Crooks … [Read more…]
“There can be no press freedom when journalists exist in conditions of corruption, poverty and fear.” -Aidan White The International Society for Human Rights has a new ad campaign focusing on the importance of a free press. It’s pretty fantastic.
“I think a lot of people will get the ballots and not understand how to vote.” -Gino Bucchino There have been tons and tons of problems with electronic voting, from machines changing voting choices to the machines listening in on voters’ conversations. This is an embarrassment. If Las Vegas can successfully run a 5.5 billion … [Read more…]
We’ll be reading and reviewing Nudge by Richard Thaler and Cass Sunstein on Oct 29th. I need reviewers!