• Archive for May, 2012

    Budgets and rational allocation

    by  • May 12, 2012 • News • 1 Comment

    Suzy Khimm ran an article today about an interesting study done by the Center for Public Integrity showing that, contrary to commonly-held beliefs about party values and lines, Democrat and Republican citizens alike would choose to cut huge swaths of the defense budget:

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    Links! Links for everyone!

    by  • May 7, 2012 • News • 0 Comments

    Holy god I’ve been ridiculously busy today. Believe me, there’s good reason for why there’s no blogpost today. I’ll have plenty of time either tomorrow or the day after to type up a couple to make up for it. And there’s been a lot of good stuff to write about, so please stay tuned!

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    Startups and the homeless

    by  • May 6, 2012 • News • 0 Comments

    So today an interesting headline passed across my feed – yesterday the Washington Post ran an article detailing the efforts made by startups as part of a hackaton to ease the suffering of San Francisco’s homeless.

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    Better links than never

    by  • May 5, 2012 • News • 0 Comments

    Hey everyone! Sorry about the placeholder entry earlier today; I got caught up in hanging out with my sister (and making some delicious pork ribs) and totally forgot about the blog entirely. Won’t happen ever again.

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