Monthly Archives: October 2009

Talented story-tellers and straw men

Malcolm Gladwell and Larry Lessig may have many things in common, but one quality I’m certain they both have is the ability to tell persuasive stories. They also, apparently, like to set up falsehoods in making their arguments. I wrote … Continue reading

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After a month’s silence, a response to Gladwell on sports

September was a busy month, and I neglected my blog almost entirely. I spent half the month in Europe on a wonderful trip meeting with some smart thinkers on privacy and other Internet policy issues, and a third week on … Continue reading

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