Bunnies or Basketballs: A March Madness Exploration
A few years ago, Brendan Koerner over at Slate chronicled the evolution of the name of the annual college basketball tournament March Madness. He reminds us that there was actually a civil lawsuit about whether the college teams could use the term, which had been used by a high-school tournament in Illinois. The expression has referred to basketball games since 1908, but long before that …
Why Do Brits And Americans Spell Words Differently?
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Its informal name is “the Nudge Unit” and its formal name is the “Behavioural Insights Team.”Daniel Kahneman’s Gripe With Behavioral Economics
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