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Math is Hard.

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US - Labor Force Participation Rate Update

A significant decline in the participation rate had been expected, and probably half or more of the recent decline in the participation rate was due to changing demographics (and long term trends), as opposed to economic weakness. 270 more words

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Quinn pair target the Triumph

Countrywide Flame gave John Quinn one of his biggest wins to date when landing the JCB Triumph Hurdle back in 2012.

Two years on, the Yorkshire based trainer arguably has an even better chance of victory in the race as he is doubly-represented by the useful pair Pearl Castle and Rutherglen. 433 more words

Sports Journalism Work

2.40 Coral Cup

Key Trends
14 from last 15 had won at Class 3 or higher.
10 from last 11 not seen for at least 32 days.
Medinas at 148 first ever winner rated over 147 (Monkerhostin). 745 more words


Public and Private Sector Payroll Jobs under US Presidents - Carter, Reagan, Bush, Clinton, Bush and Obama

There are many differences between these periods. Overall employment was smaller in the ’80s, so a different comparison might be to look at the percentage change.   114 more words

In The News


The following article is an assignment on blogs for my Graphic Pre-Press 3 course.

Introduction to Self-publishing – Blogs

What is a blog?

The word ‘blog’ is a shortened version of the term “web log”, a web site containing the writer’s opinions, work, observations and thoughts on differing topics. 613 more words


Where's the Function Key for "Risk?"

I busted out laughing so loudly when I saw this greeting card in a gift shop, I gave my friend a start. She grabbed my arm, giving me a look to “shhhh!” It now sits prominently on my desk at home (I wouldn’t dare prominently display this on my desk at work. 458 more words

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