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By coryking (Mon May 04, 2009 at 07:45:05 PM EST) wine, flu, tags, your mom (all tags)
Whelp... after many years of doing this crap on my own... I picked up a day gig at Microsoft (via Volt).  I have a lot to learn...

Also: I think I had the swine flu.

Lastly, it is raining here in Seattle, yet  I must walk to the grocery store, W.W.J.D?

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Print Story Flying into the eye of the storm
By gzt (Thu Apr 30, 2009 at 09:37:48 AM EST) gzt, terrorists, disease, flu (all tags)
Hey, I'm supposed to be a guy who thinks about probability, rationality, risk, reward, incentives, etc. I mean, at this very moment, I'm preparing some kind of presentation about behavioral economics. So, anyway, I'm flying down south tomorrow, so I might as well mention what I think about this whole swine flu thing, since, hell, I'm healthy and 25-50 years old, a prime target for atypically lethal pandemic flu strains.

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