links for 2009-01-24

  • "As I write this, almost exactly a year has passed since the infamous Proposal 1760 and the subsequent, and more infamous, Mousetrap scam. Upon reflection it's hard to credit the upheaval and the personal recriminations that erupted out of one simple idea, but it is a prime example of how Agora, if it is really a 'game' at all, is a political game, and possibly the most overtly political nomic in existence."