Tuesday assorted links by Tyler Cowen May 29, 2018 at 2:10 pm 1. Paul Verhoeven on the Star Wars spin-offs they should be making. 2. Timothy Taylor on Peter Boettke. 3. “A key insight for the [Bitcoin] technology came to a physicist almost three decades ago at a Friendly’s restaurant in New Jersey.” (WSJ) 4. The new and improved TLS (NYT). 5. The autistic Birmingham murder detective. 6. For tthe first time in the history of chess, the best Chinese player in the world ranking ahead of the best Russian.” And more on Komodo 12 with AlphaZero techniques.