Category Archives: Ramblings
Do Rising Tides Lift All Boats?
There is a popular saying, when it comes to economic forecasting, that ‘a rising tide lifts all boats’. This expression provides a comforting and confident view of top line growth in economies, with the associated presumption that even small and … Continue reading
Bias in Reporting = Bias in Thinking = Bias in Reporting
One of the reputable news sources I go to with regularity is The Conversation. I recommend it. Today there is a post regarding research done on the reporting of mass shootings, and specifically on the characterization of the person doing … Continue reading
A Brave and Startling Truth
My hope is that, as we continue to discover more and more about our place in the galaxy and universe, that this outward expansion of inquiry will be accompanied by an equally-deep introspection into who we are as people, and … Continue reading