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Gift guide for lovers of food and language

You have the kids covered for Christmas, but what about the adults?!

‘Tis the season for gift guides, so we have selected a variety of titles to help you buy for all of the foodies, history buffs, language lovers and word nerds in your life. 623 more words

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Migration Policy and the Cuban Embargo: Cognitive Dissonance Reigns Supreme. By Roger R. Betancourt

Embargos are restrictions on the flows of persons, goods and services and capital across countries, e.g., see Betancourt (ASCE Papers and Proceedings, 2014) for a detailed discussion of the topic as well as of the specifics of Cuba’ example. 1,014 more words

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Social Media Works

My favourite banghra band, Delhi to Dublin, had all their equipment stolen from their van while they slept in Oakland this weekend. (See my Twitter feed for details…) 58 more words

Interesting Link - Holden Grey Motor

An interesting blog has been spotted dedicated to Holden Grey Motors and added to the links page. You can access the site by clicking on this link: www.thegreymotor.com

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Milk Foam: Creating Texture and Stability by Thom Huppert.

“We’re always focused on the coffee, but most baristas use milk nearly as frequently every day to make customers’ favorite cappuccinos, lattes, and cortados. More than just nature’s baby food for calves, milk is a chemically complex fluid with unique physical properties. 33 more words

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