Why I made this page

I wrote this page for two reasons. The first reason is personal and I admit somewhat petty. The second is quixotic. I'll lay all my cards on the table and tell you both.

One, I wrote this page following a very frustrating email discussion with Robin Hanson. I'm putting the arguments he ignored up for public view.

Two, I hoped that this discussion, even the personality clash aspect of it, might serve to interest people in the futarchy idea. I created a Yahoo group for discussing it. Anyone interested in the idea is invited to visit it.

The emails