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POEM: A QUANTITATIVE LIFE

A Wall Street Journal Op-Ed by Paula Marantz Cohen, “We Are All Quants Now,” (9/13/14) related this story. A 7-year-old girl was working on a drawing.  194 more words

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3,000 Feet of Bubble Wrap, Please

Bunny Mellon was a collector. Yes, and that is like saying Shakespeare did a bit of writing. Now that Mrs. Mellon has passed on at the ripe old age of 103, 98 more words

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Portrait of aboriginal leader Joseph Brant sells at auction for $7.5 million

It may be the most valuable portrait of a Canadian historical figure that’s ever been produced. And the stunning $7.5-million sale at a British auction earlier this month of an 18th-century depiction of legendary aboriginal leader Joseph Brant is a testament to the Mohawk chief’s pivotal role in Canadian and U.S. 821 more words

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