Thoughts and links, 1-2/2017

Posted: 2017-03-05 , Modified: 2017-03-05

Tags: links

See all the links for January and February. (See April’s post for an explanation of the organization.) Here are some highlights.

Podcast picks

Articles and websites


  1. A quote: when we feel gratitude we’re more generous to strangers, when we’re more aware of luck’s importance, we’re more likely to plow our own fortune back into the common good. But we underplay luck because we can recall our own struggles far better than the fateful but fuzzy role of chance and because the very idea corrodes our faith in free will, but mostly because like Benny Franklin, we’re deeply invested in our own autobiographies.