Recognizing Vs Generating An Important Dichotomy For Life by Gordon (Map and Territory) – Bullet Points -> Essay vs Essay -> Bullet Points. Generating ideas vs critique. Most advice is bad since it doesn’t convey the reasons clearly. Let the other person figure out the actual advice for themselves.
Propositions On Immortality by samzdat – Fiction. A man digresses about philosophy, the nature of time, the soul, consciousness and mortality.
Conversation with Larry Summers by Marginal Revolution – “Mentoring, innovation in higher education, monopoly in the American economy, the optimal rate of capital income taxation, philanthropy, Hermann Melville, the benefits of labor unions, Mexico, Russia, and China, Fed undershooting on the inflation target, and Larry’s table tennis adventure in the summer Jewish Olympics.”