Jakarta’s urban nightmare (a preview of the world?)
China’s doing a census again!
Cee-Lo’s video of “Bright Lights, Bigger City” from his album. Absolutely fabulous.
FDA to do something about excessive radiation in CT scans.
Capitalism doesn’t reward merit; it rewards value.
An interview with Richard Florida.
Why did the U.S. grow its economy so much relative to other countries historically?
Ireland’s economy is in bad shape! So it Spain’s!
Is the U.S. in danger of catching British disease?
New Atlantic issue—can recommend the dispatch on Brazilian favelas and dialysis.
Bud Selig and pseudohistory.
An interesting little review of Steven Johnson’s Where Good Ideas Come From.