WUNDERLIST: The (False) History and (True) Philosophy of Lists

Anyone who knows me knows that I love history and how we came to be where we are today.  That is why I like to imagine that the invention of the To-Do List (“TDL”) followed hot on the heels of the advent of the written word itself.  In my wildest nerd TDL fantasy there is a stone TDL tablet buried deep in some ancient ruin somewhere just awaiting discovery and its Rosetta Stone moment.