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1. ““Ambiance and atmosphere models” contractually obligated to pretend they’re [Silicon Valley] party guests are in record demand from local agencies.” 2. I say these are mostly wuss risks. 3. Is the minimum foreign tax on multinationals going to work out? 4. Are Japanese mascots going to work out? 5. “A school in a rural […] The post Saturday assorted links appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.
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