Category: Books

Book: Predictably Irrational

Kevin Rose recommended this book on this week’s Diggnation which sounds interesting. You can buy it on Amazon here.  Amazon’s description is: “Irrational behavior is a part of human nature, but as MIT professor Ariely has discovered in 20 years of researching behavioral economics, people tend to behave irrationally in a predictable fashion. Drawing on… Read more »

Check Out

Check out, it lets you read comics online submitted by the public.  The only drawback I can find so far is I don’t know how to read the whole comic (maybe you can’t but it doesn’t tell me that).  If anyone can figure that out let me know.  Also, check out this comic.

Another Book I Want to Read – Freakonomics… describes the book: “Economics is not widely considered to be one of the sexier sciences. The annual Nobel Prize winner in that field never receives as much publicity as his or her compatriots in peace, literature, or physics. But if such slights are based on the notion that economics is dull, or that economists… Read more »