Assorted links by Tyler Cowen July 9, 2014 at 12:34 pm in 1. Are people biased against black dogs? 2. Kickstarter in Everything (potato salad, average is over). 3. Jeff Koons employs 128 people. 4. “We are calling this missing light the photon underproduction crisis. But it’s the astronomers who are in crisis—somehow or other, the universe is getting along just fine.” 5. Mining the streets of New York City. And peer review rings at the Journal of Vibration and Control. 6. Another 677 pp. from William Vollmann and can you guess the topic? 7. Is there a strategic trade policy justification for Ex-Im?