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The liberal look

As I mentioned before, there’s a liberal NGO on a floor below where I work. One whose name you would definitely recognize.

Whenever I notice that floor lit up on the elevator, I try to guess who in the elevator will get off at that floor. 156 more words


Tourism has huge carbon footprint


For the first time, researchers have quantified the carbon footprint of global tourism around the world – and their findings show that tourism’s impact is roughly four times greater than previously thought.

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race report: verrazano half marathon

The NYCRUNS Verrazano Half Marathon (April 28) was a very flat race on the Shore Park Greenway along the Narrows — the water between Brooklyn and Staten Island. 1,431 more words


Exciting partnership opportunity

Ben’s Beer Blog is very excited to announce a unique partnership opportunity.

Today, for the first time ever, I am offering Ontario craft brewers a way to introduce their brands to a whole new audience of my direct acquaintances as well as connect with some of the province’s top-level influencers.  315 more words

The Politics Of Drinking

Only poor people are rich in free time

This article in The Economist

Though leisure time has increased overall, a closer look shows that most of the gains took place between the 1960s and the 1980s.

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The illusions of the Bobos

Edward Luce, author of the excellent “The Retreat of Western Liberalism,” revisits David Brooks’ beloved Bobos in the age of Trump and finds them wallowing… 158 more words