RIP David Bowie. Can we also RIP the "battle with cancer" cliche? Implies you've "lost" the battle, as if you didn't fight hard enough.
The U.S. had six Nobel winners this year. Guess what % of them are immigrants ... 100%. on.wsj.com/2e9wk3G
This BONUS Freakonomics Radio episode is an old one we thought you might want to hear in light of our very dramatic and surprising Presidential election. It’s called “How Much Does the President Really Matter?” The U.S. president is often called the “leader of the free world.” But if you ask an economist or a Constitutional scholar how much the occupant of the Oval Office matters, they won’t say much. Link
Thought for the day: + Ignore things everyone else is obsessing over. + Obsess over things everyone else is ignoring. #BeLessStupid
In the U.S., we use 20 trillion gallons of water per year on our #lawns. To put that in perspective: we use 30 trillion gallons of water per year on all of our crops. Link