Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Wednesday links



The New Yorker on the new Bryan Caplan – Zach Weinersmith Open Borders book.  See also Bryan Caplan's interesting comments about the piece. 

"Microdosed LSD: Finally A Breakthrough For Alzheimer’s Disease?" (From Forbes, not High Times)

The old SF book that "predicted the coronavirus." 

Personal computing guru Lawrence Tesler has died. 

New Alan Moore feature film. 


2 comments:

Unknown said...

Thanks for sharing, Tom! I haven't read it, but I might now. This seemed like a great review. Caplan should probably create a revised edition to address the inevitable "but what about the coronavirus?" chorus.

Unknown said...

....although it sounds like he's left himself enough wiggle room that governments would still have authority in cases like this.