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What I Saw at the 2015 Economics Meetings. By James W. Fox


The meeting was apparently as big as any, with more than 12,000 registered participants. Plenty of Asians, though they seemed less evident than in several previous years. 5,905 more words

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I did try online dating..

But I didn’t get past the point of making an profile picture-less account and snooping around for giggles.

I can’t really remember what drove me to the point of making an account in the first place.  633 more words

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5 March 2015

Before I get on with my saga, I’ll take you on my slightly grumpy trip to the beach.   Pretty beach.  Two little dots in the water – neither was me.   567 more words

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This post is in response to The Daily Post’s weekly challenge about Rewards

Browsing through the contestants of this week’s photo challenge, I saw a lot of interpretations of the word reward. 187 more words


Life Under Glass - Shopping Arcades in Paris and Cardiff

I’ve written before about the British refusal to adapt daily life to our famously capricious weather patterns, but it seems this might just be a modern failing. 843 more words

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ICO:Coffee Slumps to One-Year Low Despite Global Deficit Forecast for 2014/15

“….world coffee production is likely to be some 4.6 million bags lower compared to 2013/14, with both Arabica and Robusta estimated lower, by 2.8% and 3.7% respectively. 142 more words

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