Yada Yada Yada

“I am pretty sure if the TV series ‘Seinfeld’ was on around when Maslow was writing his hierarchy of needs theory, not missing an episode would have made it somewhere between safety and love.” -Bo Bennett I came across The Economics Of Seinfeld a few weeks ago and I’ve been slowly working through all of … [Read more…]

How To Make World Health Statistics Interesting

“I’ve come loaded with statistics, for I’ve noticed that a man can’t prove anything without statistics” -Mark Twain Hans Rosling is a Swedish medical doctor who is also a professor of international health.  He (with a team of experts) put together a really neat video showing global health and income by country. I only wish … [Read more…]

Book Club Update

The Book Club is back for 2011. We will be discussing “The Way We Talk Now” by Geoffrey Nunberg on January 28.  Heterdoxus will be doing one review and I’m looking for another reviewer. Let me know if you’re interested.