Some Monday Links

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.