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Oregon's Marijuana's Startup Economy Booms While Medical Cannabis Research Remains Elusive

Imagine you’re starting your own marijuana farm.

First you get land and water rights. Then you’ve got to find the right strain of cannabis. That can involve as much luck as science. 16 more words

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Sailing to Cuba from Fort Lauderdale.


In the images, photos of the bays of Havana and Cienfuegos + of the Cruise Veendam

Post by @CubanWindow

WIF: Cruises Industry News + … 172 more words

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Wine, Art, and Ferraris: The Bubble in Luxury Goods It’s all part of a credit-fueled bubble

Mark Thornton | Mises.org – May 24, 2017

The Bernanke-Yellen bubble is impacting many sectors of the economy.

Agriculture land, motor vehicles and auto loans, banking, bonds, contemporary art, corporate stocks, higher education and student loans, mergers and acquisitions, ocean shipping and cruise lines, social media, technology, housing, real estate, and land markets have been noticeably affected. 75 more words

Prime Real Estate Season: To Buy or Not to Buy?

Spring is in the air. Walking down the street, you can hear the ubiquitous buzz of lawn mowers in the distance, smell the sweet fragrance of fresh cut grass, and see beautiful flowers blooming everywhere.  588 more words

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After 26 years David Lynch’s TV serial is back

(K. Brent Tomer),

IT HAS been over a quarter of a century since the twisted world of “Twin Peaks” was first seen. Part surrealist murder mystery, part small-town soap opera, there had never been anything like it on network television. 147 more words

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Al Gore’s Ex-Wife Holds A Fundraiser With Anti-Vaccine Democrats

Former Vice President Al Gore’s ex-wife will be a special guest at a June fundraiser hosted by anti-vaccine Democratic donors, The Washington Free Beacon reports. 163 more words

Bitcoin Explodes Above $2400 After China Downgrade, Scaling Agreement Reached

Following comments from DoubleLine’s Jeff Gundlach tieing the surge in virtual currencies to the demise of China (right before that nation is downgraded), Bitcoin surged overnight, breaking above $2400 for the first time. 32 more words