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Analogy of The Day: How to Properly Handle Politicians

“Politicians are like children, you can’t just give them what they want, it only encourages them.” This line is delivered by Sir Frank Gordon, Permanent Secretary of the Treasury, in Smoke Screen, the third episode of the brilliant BBC show, … Continue reading

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Analogy of the Day

From a really interesting article on social graphs by Maciej Ceglowski. He’s pretty dissatisfied with current versions: You might almost think that the whole scheme had been cooked up by a bunch of hyperintelligent but hopelessly socially naive people, and … Continue reading

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