If you are in the market for certain workers and compared to neighboring states you lower their salaries, reduce their job security, and demean them as being unworthy, what does the market say about your labor prospects? 20 more words
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Greece’s stock market plunged nearly 23% on Monday when it reopened after a five-week shutdown brought on by fears that the country was about to be dumped from the eurozone.
I have been reading a wonderful book (The Age of Atheists by Peter Watson) who makes the point that philosophers in the early 1900s tried to bury the idea that ideas were “truths” out there waiting to be found, but rather were adaptions made by people to live in the here and now. 617 more words
The first durable goods purchase I ever made, back in the early sixties, was a baseball glove. Up until about twenty years ago, that was my glove, and it served me well for countless innings, hours of catch and as my goalkeeper’s glove playing street hockey. 2,322 more words