Necessity and Chance

This blog post began as a book review solicited by an online periodical called Inference: International Review of Science. 
But it turns out to be somewhat disreputable, funded by weird billionaire Peter Thiel, and with noted creationist shill David Berlinski as the third person on its masthead. Apparently the goal is to mix science andpseudoscience so readers become confused and manipulable, and what you end up with is a sort of Fox Science News.So I withdrew the book...