But instead of boning up on trivia, he read my blog—and schooled himself on game theory.
game theory is the study of how we make decisions in strategic situations.
False reporting was widespread, and like a version of game theory: because you assume others were doing it, you did it yourself.
The Myth is popular with people who have taken a one-semester class on game theory, and/or watched a lot of movies.
So he and his partner, Zack Simpson, did what they do so well: started spit-balling some game theory around politics.