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Requiem For the American Dream

REQUIEM FOR THE AMERICAN DREAM is the definitive discourse with Noam Chomsky, widely regarded as the most important intellectual alive, on the defining characteristic of our time – the deliberate concentration of wealth and power in the hands of a select few.

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A Sunday of Rain

This has no doubt been the hottest year of my life.

During the past few months, Colombo, Sri Lanka, where I live, has been unrealistically hot. 904 more words


Goodreads review: My Life As A Fake

My Life As A Fake by Peter Carey
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Take a 1940s literary hoax, Frankenstein, Rilke, Ezra Pound, literary journal editorship and the… 542 more words


Currently in My Cup:05.16

Hot coffee, cold coffee, I don’t discriminate. I will drink any! I do prefer cold brew verses iced coffee. This coffee shop is down the street around a corner from me and this place is adorable. 92 more words


Infographic - How emotions can increase consumption

This infographic, proposed by CoxBlue, explains how some emotional triggers can easily push consumers into buying.

Emotions are more efficient than logic to do that, let’s discover here some tips to easily turn your rational content into emotional content and increase purchases motivation of your clients !  


Fashion, consumption and shipping

Rose George’s Ted Talk ‘Inside the secret shipping industry’

Sometimes it’s good to step out for a moment, to look at our world and ask how it functions. 696 more words

At Issue/Happening Now

El Nino. Over for Now

Reports suggest that the El Nino is over now. Climate sceptics can get out their old arguments and dust them off. Read about it here at the ABC 12 more words