Perfectionism: a modern malady born in the Middle Ages (CBC)
Why don’t nations buy more territories from each other? (Marginal Revolution)
I’m Put on the Spot—and Forced to Defend the Humanities in a Room Full of Medical Students (The Honest Broker)
The last link is from Ted Gioia, a – I understand – musician and author of note. Since my oldest one started a preliminary class in keys, I have tried some cursory delves in the music department, where I’m totally lacking. The particular blog offers insights from music history, culture and business.
2 thoughts on “Some Monday Links”
“Why don’t nations buy more territories from each other?”: Because the combined financial/political price is too high? An exposition of all the significant relevant involved interests in some likely prospects might be useful …
Agreed. Spilt blood weighs more than business acumen (an example of sunk cost fallacy, perhaps?).