Assorted links by Tyler Cowen December 25, 2012 at 1:14 pm in 1. A perpetually disappointed Amazon reviewer (via Seth Roberts). 2. Part one of the Sidney Awards, by David Brooks. 3. What ranks high on the list of one’s life thrills? 4. California taxpayers do not endorse arts giving. 5. When will Saudi Arabia change? 6. Can we afford chimpanzee retirement, or will there be chimpanzee austerity?