Favorites April 12th 2023
This is part of a longer article about RCTs generally.
The AI voice part of this is very hard to fix, but the 'spoofed phone number' part is probably fixable, but telephone companies have to actually do something to make it happen.
I must admit, I did not realize that there are many people who simply drive over flex posts on purpose.
• There's been a lot of discussion around crime in SF recently, here's a thread that discusses a different angle: the difference in effectiveness of the severity of punishment and the certainty of punishment. Severity can have an effect, to a point, but certainty is more important, you want to focus on things that work.
• Thread with an update on inflation. TL;DR: it's down a bit more, the main concern is that the federal reserve will lose credibility if they're unable to drive it down further.