Daily Archive: August 30, 2016


Do you miss the Bee Gees?
Sure, we all do.

Virginia Postrel: What You Buy Is Who You Are

The “big sort” has also come to labor markets. Rather than seeking to be a neutral place of blandly inoffensive corporate efficiency, each workplace increasingly celebrates the values of its tribe. That makes work...

Scott Alexander: Reverse Voxsplaining – Drugs vs. Chairs

When Mylan decided to sell EpiPens for $300, in any normal system somebody would have made their own EpiPens and sold them for less. It wouldn’t have been hard. Its active ingredient, epinephrine, is...

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