links for 2009-04-24
April 24, 2009
In a move challenging assertions in research, journalism and anthropology, Rhonda Shearer (cofounder of the Arts Science Research Lab and widow of Stephen Jay Gould) is providing documentation challenging geographer and bestselling author Diamond's accounts in a 2008 New Yorker article on warring clans in Papua New Guinea… and two men from PNG whom Diamond interviewed are now suing him for $10 million. Should be interesting to watch this one play out.
Now THERE'S a guy committed to sales and marketing.