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Definition of the Day 9/1/14 -- Wage Labor

WAGE LABOR, n. 1) Death on the installment plan; 2) The process by which those who work enrich those who don’t.

The Devil’s Dictionaries. Definition by Chaz Bufe.

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THERE IS GOING TO BE A NEW WORLD ORDER.

WHY?

Not because there are numerous nuttier’s or religions organizations that say so.

But because of power, which is a zero-sum game that takes no account of past or future history. 716 more words

GOD HELP THE ARCTIC.

You would be ever so wrong to think that with all the present problems we have in the world that there could not be another in the melting pot. 720 more words

ARE YOU A YOUNG OR OLD MUSLIM?

If you are reading this I firstly want you to know that I could not care whether you are young or old, a practicing Sunnis or Shias, a Jew, a Christian, or a Muslim from what ever Sect, my only concern is that you have an open mind. 547 more words

globalization

globalization

(1980’s | businese | “expansion”)

Here we step once again into the vexed, murky waters of politics and economics. No place for your humble observer of the language, but this flabby gem is indeed a new word, although it follows on the heels of two slightly older expressions, “global village” and “global economy.” (My father referred to the global village in an e-mail, which inspired this week’s post. 558 more words

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HERE IS ONE OF THE GREATEST QUESTIONS OF OUR TIME.

Some time ago I posted:

Big Data is leading us to Cultural De-Acceleration.

We are becoming increasingly “digitized.”

When you ask somebody from the industry, “What is Big Data?” they will usually reply that this describes the challenge that companies that collect and analyse the high volumes of Internet data face. 1,349 more words