The real cause of the sub-prime mess. Yes, it was government action  that caused it.
And on the subject of poverty, what is it that causes civil wars  ? Could it be our old friend, an absence of property rights?
And why do people complain  so much when they are the best off of all, ever in human history?
A review  of the Black Swan. Not a notably approving one either, but with a great insight: if we even suspect black swans exist, then they don't.
One for the "how surprising " section. Those where globalisation is providing the most growth are those most in favour of globalisation.
And finally , how fast does a backhoe have to be travelling in order to slice a bridge in half?