Freakonomics: What Went Wrong? Well, people mistaking interesting-but-frivolous thought experiments for the real thing, for one [c/o 3 Quarks Daily]. #link You were reading Freakonomics: What Went Wrong?, a link posted with comment by MacDara Conroy. It is filed under Aux and was published in March 2012. If you liked what you read here, you can follow this site on Twitter @MacDaraBlogs or via reader feed, and find many more entries in the Archive. Share this entry on Twitter, Tumblr, Facebook or Google+, or by email.