Felix Salmon

The ontological status of gold

By Felix Salmon
December 22, 2009

I was pleasantly surprised by the volume of email response I got to a passing reference to Kripkenstein on this blog — clearly quite a lot of you enjoy a bit of analytical philosophy! I went out to lunch today with a couple of philosophically-inclined finance types as a result, and, since I’m still high on Sichuan peppercorns and it seems to be something of a slow news day, I thought I’d put up a poll.

Taleb and Feyerabend

By Felix Salmon
July 21, 2009

Back in March, Scott Locklin’s second-ever blog entry was a takedown of my Wired article which ended with this: