Racial profiling is really thorny and I’m the last one who’s going to have an original solution to the problem. So I enjoyed Malcolm Gladwell’s New Yorker article on stereotypes and generalizing and then Ross Douthat’s call for Steve Sailer to blast it and sure enough Steve’s blistering critique of Gladwell. I’m now more confused than I was before, but that’s a good thing.
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- RT @auren: Agreed. Turns out that most things that deal with people are harder than math. https://t.co/yBzAqDsXGZ, Mar 21
- @romanmars Why? Seems like this diminishes the knock-on effect from other entrepreneurs who would want to copy Uber and grow in Oakland..., Mar 20
- @patrickc It's a good essay indeed. I cite it in my own spin on the topic -- "Happy Ambition and Status Cocaine": https://t.co/gQjOfjuuOU, Mar 20
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