- An interesting real-world consequence of a failure in computer security – a man convicted of murder will be re-tried after the *only copy* of his trial transcript was deleted by a virus.
- Proposal to expand existing election prediction markets (like the IEM and InTrade) to a broader based market that more closely resembles traditional financial markets. Prediction markets are exactly the kind of tool that “Thinking Like a Fox” is all about. (Stole the link from the Freankanomics blog)
- In actual-fox related news, the Catalina Island fox is making a comeback after being on the brink of extinction.