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A couple of things to try to wrap your head around

From the Moment of Happiness Daily Quotation: “Nothing is more graceful than habitual cheerfulness, which is always founded upon a peculiar relish for all the little pleasures which common occurrences afford.” -- Adam Smith, The Theory of Moral Sentiments All of the little pleasures... for example, I think I...

Chelsea set to rival Tottenham for Premier League ace this summer

Big fans Chelsea are keen on landing Bournemouth right back Adam Smith if reports are to be believed, as they think the player could slot in their defence with the system Antonio Conte uses. They won’t find it easy to land the 26-year-old however, as he is also sought after by rivals Tottenham Hotspur, who […]

International panhandling and vocabularies of motive

Flashback Friday. Adam Smith observed in his Lectures on Jurisprudence (1762) — a series of talks that he gave at the University of Glasgow — that national character plays a significant role in economic transactions: the Dutch, he said, are “more faithful to their word” and better at “performing agreements” than the English, and the […]

Adam Smith's pins

(April 23, 2017 07:02 AM, by Alberto Mingardi) Any book is the child of its own times, rather obviously. This means that sometimes parts of even great books do not necessarily age well. Examples the author uses to make his case may appear rather obvious to the contemporary... (0 COMMENTS)

Critically Acclaimed Author Zadie Smith Loves Desiigner, Bobby Shmurda

The ‘White Teeth’ author told Adam Buxton about her love for “party hip-hop” and said some cryptic stuff about Frank Ocean.

Rep. Smith: Assad is no longer a legitimate leader

Rep. Adam Smith, D-Wash., and Robert Ford, former Ambassador to Syria, discuss the aftermath of President Trump’s military strike on Syria.

New Video Shows the Simple Recipe for Poor Nations to Become Rich Nations--in Spite of Bad Advice from International Bureaucracies

The recipe for growth and prosperity isn’t very complicated. Adam Smith provided a very simple formula back in the 1700s. For folks who prefer a more quantitative approach, Economic Freedom of the World uses dozens of variables to rank...Show More Summary

John Terry’s classy gift & message to Jack Wilshere

Bournemouth 1 – Chelsea 3 Chelsea’s march towards the Premier League title continued on Saturday as they overcame a tricky fixture away at Bournemouth. An own goal from Adam Smith put the Blues ahead, before Eden Hazard continued his excellent recents coring run to double the advantage. Josh King pulled the Cherries into the game […]

LIVE BLOG Liam Smith vs Liam Williams

John Dennen is ringside at the Manchester Arena to see Liam Smith vs Liam Williams, Terry Flanagan, Nicola Adams and much, much more The post LIVE BLOG Liam Smith vs Liam Williams appeared first on Boxing News.

Chevron Corp., Private Prison Corporation Give Money to Super-PAC Running Islamophobic Ad Against Jon Ossoff

Good catch by Adam Smith. More here on the ad tying the Democratic candidate in the GA special election to Osama bin Laden. … Continue reading ?

St. Louis Supercross 2017 | 250 Class | PHOTOS

Check out our 250 class photo gallery from Round 13 of the 2017 Monster Energy AMA Supercross Series in St. Louis, Missouri. Photo by Brown Dog Wilson 36 Adam Cianciarulo finished up 6th. Photo by Brown Dog Wilson Jordon Smith wins again! Photo...Show More Summary

Yes, academics tend to be left wing – but let's not exaggerate it

The accusation that that academia is disproportionately left-wing and liberal is not a new one. Nor is the main thrust of the claim, in a report by the Adam Smith Institute, contentious. Many accept that academics tend towards the left, even if we cannot be sure of precise levels of inclination or whether the tendency is on the rise. Show More Summary

While Trump promotes military buildup, some look at another round of base closings

At the same time that President Donald Trump is pushing a plan to increase defense spending by 10 percent, Washington state Rep. Adam Smith says it’s time to save money … Click to Continue »

Enes Kanter, Steven Adams start MVP push for teammate Russell Westbrook

If you've paid attention to the Kia Race to the MVP Ladder around these parts, you know that each week our expert, Sekou Smith, has the unenviable task of awarding the No. 1 spot to a given player. Throughout the season, the HoustonShow More Summary

Empiricism and humility

Here is a Noah Smith post on those topics, and here is Adam Ozimek, both responding to Russ Roberts.  Rather than adjudicate the varying points of view here, I will stress some points of my own: 1. The political process does not select...Show More Summary

Oops! The Economy Is Like A Self-Driving Car

Submitted by Gail Tverberg via Our Finite World blog, Back in 1776, Adam Smith talked about the “invisible hand” of the economy. Investopedia explains how the invisible hand works as, “In a free market economy, self-interested individuals...Show More Summary

Sam Smith & Adam Lambert Laughed Off Dating Rumors

Sam Smith picks up some food at a butcher shop with a female friend on Sunday (February 19) in London, England. There were rumors swirling at one point that Sam was dating Adam Lambert, but Adam recently shot down the reports during an appearance on Watch What Happens Live. “I love that rumor, actually. The [...]

Why Noah Webster preferred Americans

It is very much a twist on Adam Smith’s argument about the division of labor: One further remark however, which I cannot omit, is that the people in America are necessitated, by their local situation, to be more sensible and discerning, than nations which are limited in territory and confined to the arts of manufacture. Show More Summary

Adam Lambert Responds To Rumors He's Dating Sam Smith

3 months agoNews : Huffington Post

In our dreams, Adam Lambert and Sam Smith would make an adorable couple, but alas, there’s no romance heating up between the two pop stars for now. In Thursday’s installment of “Watch What Happens Live,” Lambert told host Andy CohenShow More Summary

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