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Gomez Addams, Call Your Office

It is a chilly and rainy day today here on the shores of Lake Garda, so as I mentioned last time we shelved our more ambitious plans — a boat ride on the lake — in favor of visiting the very nearby Vittoriale di D’Annunzio, the sprawling home of… 577 more words

Italy

My reason for choosing this topic

Why choose this topic? Because the current situation with smartphones is  threatening our way of life. All it takes to answer that is a look around your social circle next time you go out to eat or watch TV or carry out any other type of social activity. 134 more words

Smartphone

Things I've learned from killing consumerism #5- I'm still hungover from my drunkenness

I’ve been trying to figure out why it’s been so ridiculously easy for me to quit shopping. So easy, in fact, that I’ve felt like I must be cheating somehow. 202 more words

Consumerism

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Oh, Grocery Outlet Bargain Market. The island of misfit goods. They’re all misfits! Expired (or soon to expire), excess, off brand, and ill-conceived products that just didn’t move. 93 more words

Art

Is truth parenthetical?

There comes a point

(When we come to the come to the come to the

Moment and still not love)

When too much is the tipping point… 36 more words

Poetry

17 Apr 2015 (AFR) - Goldman Sachs tips housing surplus by 2017

(17 April 2015, AFR, p6, by Robert Harley )

‘Australia will have a housing surplus by 2017 according to one of those who predicted the current surge in housing activity, Goldman Sachs head of macro-research in Australia, Tim Toohey. 35 more words

1.Market Observations

Harsh Lesson

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-32306097

Exactly how is it legal to sentence these people to 20 years in PRISON for this? Isn’t that somehow unnecessarily… what is the phrase… cruel and unusual? 72 more words

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