Insight Links for Jun 22
- Upside of Irrationality: Chapter 2, Dan @ Dan Ariely:
Here I discuss Chapter 2 from Upside of Irrationality, The Meaning of Labor: What Legos Can Teach Us about the Joy of Work.
- Why Climate Change Requires A Consciousness Change- by Futurist Duane Elgin, Robin Wood @ R2 Global Meshwork:
Einstein famously said that we cannot solve problems with…
- Faulty Intelligence – By Joshua Rovner, Team @ Foreign Policy:
David Petraeus will be the next CIA chief. But is he the right man for the job?
- Jet-Skiing in the Triangle of Death – By Emma Sky, Team @ Foreign Policy:
A former advisor to the U.S. commanding general in Iraq returns to Baghdad as a tourist and eats, chats, and listens to locals cover the Bee Gees, while pondering the country’s future.
- The Things They Carried: The Tahrir Square Irregular, MAX STRASSER @ Foreign Policy:
Hazem Marghany, a 25-year-old architect, spent 18 days in Cairo’s Tahrir Square during the revolution and has come back every Friday since. Here’s what he packs in his black Adidas laptop bag.