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The Nine Bedevilments of Creativty

Just finished The Sick Bag Song, Nick Cave‘s epic book-long poem/song that is also part tour diary and travel narrative. Finding myself relating to a chapter discussing the bedevilments of creativity. As described in the book: The Nine Primary Bedevilments of Creativity are — Procrastination through fear. Procrastination through indecision. Procrastination through perfectionism. Procrastination through

2018 NFL Predictions

Division winners denoted in bold. Wildcard playoff entrants denoted by asterisks. NFC Championship Game: New Orleans over LA Rams AFC Championship Game: LA Chargers over Jacksonville Super Bowl: New Orleans over LA Chargers Offensive MVP: Alvin Kamara, New Orleans Defensive MVP: Khalil Mack, Chicago Offensive Rookie of the Year: Saquon Barkley, NY Giants Defensive Rookie of

LINKS 05-02-18

ADVERSARIAL COLLABORATIONS Scott Alexander has put out a call for “adversarial collaborations”: An adversarial collaboration is an effort by two people with opposing opinions on a topic to collaborate on a summary of the evidence. Just as we hope that a trial with both prosecutor and defense will give the jury a balanced view of