Doesn’t this imply that I should have become a burglar, or at least a stick-up artist? I recently came across a psychological study showing that Americans tend to choose careers whose labels res
Every spring, Patterson runs a policy simulation designed to illustrate the difficulty of operating an organization in the context of asymmetric and limited information. Every fall, I run a two hour m
This is just creepy:
A few years ago I ran into the concept of a mondegreen, which is usually defined as a mis-heard line in a song. The most commonly cited examples include “there’s a bathroom on the right,
This comment from Dave’s thread (also appearing here) deserves the full blog treatment: First let me say, great blog! Second, let me say I wish I had read it first before buying this book. I sto
Though I’ve been unable to score H1N1 shots for my two small children — a situation that has caused me no end of frustration — I somehow managed to find a pharmacy in town willing to
This is amusing enough, but rather past expiration date; I’ve been including sexy teenage vampires in all of my grant proposals for years now.
Gil Grissom vs. Jessica Fletcher?* *Infant care=too much daytime teevee=stupid questions