Machines of Loving Grace

I like to think (it has to be!) of a cybernetic ecology where we are free of our labors and…

Is the Market Recovery Rooted in Reality?

Hollywood screenwriter William Goldman (All the President’s Men, The Princess Bride) famously said that “nobody knows anything” when it comes…

All Of It

We lionize problem solvers. Rescue someone, and you’re their hero. Problem solvers earn accolades, headlines, and promotions. Problem solvers tend…

The Usual Mistake

The financial world gave scant attention to the passing of Murray Gell-Mann last May at the age of 89. Gell-Mann…

Future Shock

Metropolis 1927 We like to think we take things at face value. But it seems that our emotions are not…