Thursday assorted links by Tyler Cowen December 21, 2017 at 11:24 am in 1. Moana and complacency. 2. Licklider and Taylor, “The computer as communication device” (classic essay, pdf). 3. Mostly Indian best books of the year picks. 4. The great Javier Cercas on Spain and Catalonia (NYT). 5. Is Odisha [Orissa] India’s most underrated food destination? 6. Dan Drezner on Trump as Straussian.