The Worst Decision is Indecision: A Lesson from Buridan’s Ass

The 14th century philosopher Jean Buridan is not best known for his contributions to philosophy or science, instead he is best known for a hypothetical situation elegantly referred to as “Buridan's Ass”. In an attempt to satirize another philosophical text, Buridan made the hypothetical analogy of an ass, the ass, equally thirsty and hungry, was placed ...

The Football Legend Who Didn’t Like Football

Meet Curtis Martin. The American football legend who amassed the fourth highest total rushing yards in NFL history. In 2012, Curtis was inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame after 10 years of professional football for both the New England Patriots and the New York Jets. Clearly, Curtis was a man who loved the game ...