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Janet Yellen is greatly concerned

Janet Yellen is the current chairman…um, chairwoman…er, chairperson of the Federal Reserve System.  And Janet is “greatly concerned” about the rise in income inequality in the U.S… 1,402 more words


What banks do with your money

Most people think that when they put their money in the bank, it stays there.  Not so, as a video at CNN Money explains.

You think that banks are where your cash is stored and safeguarded.

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Yosemite Slam

Having learned nothing the last time I upgraded my operating system without waiting for the .01 update, I just went ahead and installed Yosemite.

I’ve never been a big fan of the looks of OS X, I  614 more words


IN-DEPTH: Day 17 Enjoy the Pissed-tivities

Friday? Bah, humbug!

“I was already pissed, but the cheekiness of that guy just added to the pissed-ivities!”

As always, Anazi has a way with words… I think we’re all just a little annoyed right now. 483 more words

Wits Vuvuzela

Today is brought to you by the Letter F

Living on a farm you get use to the fact there is no noise. You can hear cars coming from kilometres away, day or night. You can tell the difference between Utes, tractors town cars, semi-trailors and trucks just to name a few. 461 more words

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Supercut: Every 'Bastard' From 'Game Of Thrones' In Under One Minute

Last week we saw a supercut of every time a character on Game of Thrones takes a sip of wine. Today, we get a supercut of every time anyone on the show says the word “bastard.” There are a few lessons to take away from these developments: 124 more words


A Hanoverian tragedy: part 2 - the Jane Austen connection

At the end of my last post I left Adolphine Both and Sutherland Hall Sutherland at the altar of St James Church, Piccadilly, and I expressed some doubts about their prospects of wedded bliss. 708 more words

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