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Surviving in a World of Partial Information

Much of what passes today for in-depth analysis is merely partial information based on rough extrapolations and hearsay. Yet we still trust it.
Brian Williams

Poor Brian Williams. Poor America.

Brian Williams' fibs are bad news for news, but there is a worse trend in modern reporting, one where a reporter's lies stem not from self-interest, but from a clear break with reality.

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Book Set #11 Revealed – Society in Eastern and Latin Cultures

The more than 1,700 books in the candidate list for The Well-Read Man Project show a definite bias toward Western works. Since Westerners selected the candidates for consumption by other Westerners, this isn't surprising.
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Microsoft Reader

Microsoft Reader, RIP