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- Links: Economics, Breaking Bad, the Moon, Entrepreneurship, Albert Murray, Etc.
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- Links: The Math of Genealogy, Manic Pixie Dream Girls, Techno-Utopianism, Eric Holder, Pope Francis, etc
- Math, Writing, and the World: The Freshman Writing Course I’m Teaching in the Fall
- Links: NSA, New Nobels, Marijuana Legalization, Corporations and the First Amendment, Roger Ebert, etc
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- Links: Probability and DNA Testing, 16th Century Executioners, Walmart as a Bank, Etc.
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- Links: Number Theory, Mel Brooks, Garden Hermits, Gay Marriage, Passwords, etc
- Remember Learned Hand Before Criticizing Apple’s Tax Practices
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