The great fictional detective Sherlock Holmes once solved a case on the basis of something that did not happen: a dog didn’t bark. Under normal circumstances, most of us might regard a silent dog as a blessing. But as Holmes’ culprit discovered to his sorrow, there can be a downside to an otherwise happy circumstance.
PacNet #46 – Taiwan and Sunnylands: The Dog That Didn’t Bark
June 26, 2013