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Musings on Specialization and Self-Sufficiency in the Modern World

Every once in a while I come across a quote that makes so much sense I can’t get it out of my head. Sometimes it reveals a new truth or illuminates a long-held one. Other times it makes good and plain something so logical, so sensible, so obvious that it’s like a slap upside the [...]
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Quote Of The Day: Head Of Bank Of England Says Bankers Must Reasess "Sense Of Self"

Business & Finance : Zero Hedge (4 months ago)

Earlier today, the world's oligarchs held a conference titled "Inclusive Capitalism" (where common peasants were not allowed to get closer than 300 feet) where inclusive supposedly means "trickle down in an era of record cronyness",... Read Post

Inside the World of a Professional TV Spoiler

Business & Finance : Fast Company (yesterday)

Steve Carbone, aka Reality Steve, makes his living revealing details of The Bachelor. Even after he got sued. Stephen Carbone, a blogger known more commonly online as Reality Steve, calls The Bachelor "porn for women." By that logic... Read Post

4.4 billion people around the world still don’t have internet. Here’s where they live

Business & Finance : Ezra Klein (40 minutes ago)

The world wide web still isn't all that worldwide. An exhaustive new study by McKinsey & Company (really, it's 120 pages long) about the barriers to Internet adoption around the world illuminates a rather surprising reality: 4.4 bil... Read Post

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