The Algorithmic vs Intuitional Math cagematch!
Links! Click on them and go places! This week: Space, Energy, Science Multiculturalism, Labor, Relationships, and Smoking!
The FDA finally moves on eCigarettes. Trumwill gives the rundown of what they got right and what they got wrong.
For some reason, the health folks and the government thought that changing the cigarette labeling would thwart smokers’ desire for light cigarettes. They were wrong.
Links! Click on them and go places! This week: Wildlife, Settlement, Athletics, Regulation, Psychology, Europe, Crime, Lifestyle, and Healthcare
There was a time when it mattered what smartphone people chose. That time has passed.
The airline ticket is $450. Assuming that you want to sit 27B. Anything else is premium seating. Pick a seat and we’ll tell you how much it is going to cost.
Koichi Toyama ran for the Governor of Tokyo on a very unusual platform, starting off by saying that the nation is horrible and he has no interest whatsoever in political reform or any kind of reform. The nation, he states, must be destroyed. He also planned a run for the US presidency in 2008…
Links! Click on them and go places! This week: Government, Health Care, Environment, America, and World. And videos!
First it was the smoking itself. Second being around others smoking. Third is being around people who have smoked. Fourth, maybe, is the seeing of people smoking. If the degree of risk required to justify action is non-zero or somewhere around there, where exactly is the bottom of this slope?
The populace of some states have more faith in their state government than others. Why?
Links! Read them while they’re hot! This week: Intelligence, Transportation, Education, Politics, Entertainment, and Business!
It literally would have been cheaper to buy a “crib” than to rent one for more than a single night at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.
Trumwill is going to Las Vegas! Shoot him an email if you live there and want lunch! Reply to this comment if you have ideas on what he should do with his daughter while his wife is in conference.
After being offered a tenure position at Nazareth College, a woman kicked off negotiations with email. What happened next…
Trumwill explores the potential environmental impact of driverless cars.
So I went to the supermarket, and to my surprise I came home with a jug of green milk.
Links! Click on them and go places! This week: Web, Psychology, Economics, Education, Labor, and America.
There are some concepts my sixteen-month old daughter understands. There are other concepts she does not.
Links! Click on them and go places! This week: Europe, Politics, Robots, Health, Housing, and Jobs! Including a report from Ryan Noonan.
As the regulators close in, I find myself wondering if I need to go buy two years’ worth of ecigarette supplies and ejuice when I am not sure if I will still be vaping a year from now.
The changing man behind the mask…
I have some superheroes, but I don’t have their names for them. Help?
Links! Click on them and go places! This week: Entertainment, Sports, Superheroes, Science, Dating, Law, Technology, Culture, Energy, and World
If X=Z, then Z=X.
Would you accept everything at a fraction of the cost if you had no product variety?
This weeks trivia is another state list, starting with Florida and ending with Idaho.
Trumwill cites Tim Minchin while prattling on about how love changes us.
Trumwill fills in because as far as he can tell nobody did the Sunday post this week. What are you watching/reading? He’s consuming Revolution, House of Cards, a Green Lantern movie, Brad Meltzer, and Robert Ludlum.
Some folks are complaining that Netflix didn’t make a last minute change because of lots of snow.
The alleged existence and non-existence of downsides to the proposed Comcast-TWC merger.
We’re outsourcing our manufacturing the China, and the pollution is finding its way back onto our shores. Energy is a callous lover.
When your phone keeps you up at night…
In 2013, eighty-seven folks were exonerated of the crimes for which they were convicted. Twenty-seven of them were exonerated for convictions of murder, arson, and sex crimes that it was determined never happened (or weren’t crimes).
This week: Economics, Education, America, Technology, Culture, Body, and Mind!