Friday, March 31, 2017


"Some problems are so complex that you have to be highly intelligent and well informed just to be undecided about them." -Laurence Peter (via All I Want To Know Is Where I'm Going To Die So I'll Never Go There)

Amazon and Walmart are in an all-out price war that is terrifying America’s biggest brands [H/T Matt] (LINK)

Sears and Its Hedge Fund Owner, in Slow Decline Together [H/T Linc] (LINK)

Hank Greenberg Doesn’t Want Buffett to Buy AIG (LINK)

Robert Cialdini on the FT Alphachat podcast (LINK)
Related book: Pre-Suasion
Five Good Questions for Sean Iddings about the book Intelligent Fanatics Project (video) (LINK)

Exponent podcast: Episode 108 — Statistics Gone Wild (LINK)

Cars and second order consequences - by Benedict Evans (LINK)

If you publish Georgia’s state laws, you’ll get sued for copyright and lose [H/T @paulg] (LINK)

The World Is Completely Unprepared for a Global Pandemic [H/T @BillGates] (LINK)

Shazam for Mosquitoes - by Ed Yong (LINK)

A Tiny Fish With Terrifying Fangs and Opioid Venom - by Ed Yong (LINK)