Monthly Archives: March 2017

Chaos Monkeys, a Silicon Valley Story

Chaos Monkeys: Obscene Fortune and Random Failure in Silicon Valley is a fascinating book for people like Mary and I who haven’t lived in the San Francisco Bay area for many years. The author, Antonio Garcia Martinez, writes in a … Continue reading

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A Sad Song About a Tractor Rollover

According to Modern Farmer: Tractors now claim some 125 lives a year in the U.S., according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), representing the biggest danger on a farm…. Tractor rollovers. Grain suffocation. Deadly fumes. Goring. … Continue reading

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