a nifty article. @ 02:39 am
http://www.edge.org/documents/archive/edge114.html - Why do some societies make disastrous decisions?
You have to scroll down a bunch to get to the actual article, but it's well worth reading; nifty stuff on the Easter Islanders, etc.
I have to be up for work in ~6.5 hours. Aiee. To bed with me.