Daniel Dennett is a local (Tufts University) professor who says some pretty profound stuff. His Breaking The Spell book is spellbinding.
We can’t answer that question in its entirety—especially not in one post—but we...– Derivatives Echo Chamber : CJR Maybe you’re not surprised to read that the GAO practically predicted our current financial mess, way back in 1994! And the 3 headed, blinded by the future, groups of financiers, politicians and press, all said stuff like “To the extent it does,...
Iceland was entirely new to his experience: a nation of extremely well-to-do...– Wall Street on the Tundra | vanityfair.com Craziness! At least here in the US, it was “merely” a relative handful of greedy financial bastards. But in Iceland, the whole nation went mad.