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Changing the game by playing it

I don’t want to belong to any club that will accept me as a member! Groucho Marx famously said that he would not want to be a member of any club that would want him as a member. This is … Continue reading

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Ryder Cup – why the playing order matters

With the Ryder Cup just about to start it is a good time to think about the game theory involved in the selecting the order that the players play in. A lot of time and discussion goes into trying to … Continue reading

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Why there are only two major political parties in the US

With the US elections coming up soon, have you ever wondered why there are only two major parties? Is it just a coincidence or is there something more fundamental going on? It fact it is nearly inevitable that the kind … Continue reading

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