Category Archives: Gregory Cochran

Care Vs Cure

From comments at Greg Cochran’s blog: * It’s a very engineering view of human nature to think that medicine is primarily about combatting disease, and whether what we’re doing actually works. Part of what people want from medical care is … Continue reading

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Greg Cochran Interview Wednesday 7pm CA Time

Greg Cochran blogs: “From time to time I have marveled at how the Left has changed over the years – basically, from steel-driving commies to gender-bender commies. Which leads me to wonder what would happen if, via some mechanism built … Continue reading

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Burn Before Reading

Comments: * I’ve been thinking a lot about “the modern world.” It does seem to be inevitable IF you accept that every individual is clawing his way to the top of the reward pile… and that hyper literacy and hyper … Continue reading

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Signal To Noise

Gregory Cochran writes: Can you dismiss an argument because the originator is a bad person? Obviously not. But if the originator lies a lot, or simply doesn’t know jack about anything, the probability that the argument is worth anything can … Continue reading

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Pre-K Is Worthless

Gregory Cochran writes: There was a nice study of pre-K in Tennessee. People applied for pre-K , more than could be accommodated, so some were admitted (randomly) and some were not. Then the kids admitted were compared with the control … Continue reading

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