Tuesday, September 19, 2023

Nobody Who Teaches At Stanford Could Be Bad

It is ridiculous, of course, but that is the general view of the people with the microphones. The press coverage of Bankman and Fried until this moment (until the FTX Trustees filed this suit) certainly had the embedded presumption that they weren't complicit.

That people with fancy degrees and other pedigrees aren't just smarter, but in all ways better, drives a lot of how news and politics are covered.