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Caveat Emptor: Does advertising contribute to our indifference to things that can hurt us?

What are you scared of?

In Eula Biss’s new book, On Immunity: An Innoculation she writes about fears, rational and otherwise, associated with vaccinating ourselves against terrible diseases. 449 more words

The Elderly and Others Beware

A well-respected elder law attorney in New Jersey who offered seminars on end of life affairs pleaded guilty on Monday to first degree money laundering, admitting she stole millions of dollars from elderly clients.   302 more words

Legal

Caveat emptor (Wikipedia), /ˌkævɑːt ˈɛmptɔr/ is Latin for “Let the buyer beware” (from caveat, “may he beware”, the subjunctive of cavere, “to beware” + emptor, “buyer”).

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INSTAPUNDIT: If You Can't Afford a House, Don't Buy One

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Ex Blogfather:

IF YOU CAN’T AFFORD A HOUSE, DON’T BUY ONE:

“When legislators and activists say that we need low-down-payment loans because most people couldn’t possibly save up for a 20 percent down payment, what they’re really saying is that people can’t actually afford to buy a house.

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