Lynx Tuesday, 16 October 2012 13:10:43 CDT David Braverman Travel, General, Politics (0) A quorum: With tonight's debate at my alma mater, Hofstra, everyone needs to hear this again. The BBC reports that creativity is linked to mental illness. Or, put differently, people who lack creativity have no other way of explaining it. Five Thirty Eight has an interactive graphic showing how state-level politics has shifted since WWII. Discover interviews physicist Geoffrey West about urban planning. The New Republic thinks Ben Affleck's Argo is brilliant. The Economist's Gulliver blog examines Qatar Airlines' accession to oneworld. All for now.