The Rose Bowl and Irrationality

Rationally, I shouldn't care about college football. I think the sport is hard on players, and an expensive distraction to the academic missions of universities that field successful teams. Why then do I care?

Seeing Into the Future

It's easy to predict that, given enough time, reality will conform to statistics. Every time I watch a San Francisco Giants baseball game, which is roughly every time they play, I have a vivid premonition of a future event. And there is nothing mysterious about it.

A Plea for Knobs

Where are all the knobs? A search for something to hold on to...