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“How We Decide” author Jonah Lehrer, fresh from a book tour of the UK, offers what he calls a “spluttering answer” (it’s really quite lucid) to a question he says he’s getting a lot these days: What decision-making errors were involved in our current financial meltdown?? The short version of his answer — well worth…

Best Books I Read in 2007

The best things I read this year, in no particular order: “Falling Man: A Novel” (Don DeLillo) “Tree of Smoke: A Novel” (Denis Johnson) This is almost cheating, as I’m still in the midst of reading it. But it’d have to dive a long way in the last few pages to not stay on the…