Blog Review 870


An extremely important announcement. Unix geeks will be rooted to their machines.

There might be something odd going on at the Stanford Group. Very odd indeed.

Might pasta be a Giffen Good and if so, can you make money from that fact?

Can we please get this straight on the legal and economic incidence of a tax?

The problem with politicians (OK, one of) is that so often they make things worse. Much, much worse.

No, really, appallingly worse.

And finally, it does have to be said though that incompetence is not limited to politicians.