This is a collection of articles, links, “for more information” pieces, etc., which we think you may find of interest.
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|What Is the Boiling Frog?||Why we call this site The Boiling Frog|
|Not as Laissez as You Think||An overview of the preconditions and failures of capitalism|
|The Tautological Externality||The need to distinguish between real externalities and fake ones|
|The Omnipresent Prisoner's Dilemma||How a very simple concept in game theory is everywhere|
|Olbert’s Laws||A collection of life observations and whimsical rules|
|Lessons from School Board Service||Reflections upon concluding eight years of school board service|
|Hindsight Bias and the Gun Debate Fallacy||How we frame the discussion around guns incorrectly|
|The Problem with Naming||How naming buildings and facilities may have more perils than benefits|
|The Inherent Corruption of Conservatism||Why trying to hold on to the status quo is an inherently corrupting exercise|
|Nothing Is "Away" From The Classroom||Debunking the often held bifurcation when making cost cuts in a school district|
|The Stealth Rating Agency Tax||Why taxpayers should be paying a lower interest rate on General Obligation bonds|
|The Myth of Waste, Fraud, and Abuse||The hollow and often hypocritical critique of public schools and government|
|How To Cleverly Gut the 15th Amendment||A sad example of how "originalism" can be used to subvert Constitutional provisions|