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More than $110 billion left China last month—and that was an improvement

As much as $113 billion left China in January (paywall), according to the US-based Institute for International Finance, an industry group that represents financial institutions globally. 203 more words

On human nature

The moment I realized that life could be unfair came very late in life for me at the age of forty.  The Mike Judge movie… 339 more words

Ugly Bug Cars

My poor little pony has a broken leg… er… wheel.  I was told by insurance to get a rental car to drive while it is getting fixed… or maybe shot in the head, because that’s what they do with ponies that have broken legs.   293 more words



I want this now. There’re vivid images forming in my mind. It’s that last missing piece. But now that I’ve admitted it to myself it probably won’t happen. 40 more words

2016... I'm still around

Hello. It’s me. Sorry… is that song old already?

The week so far has been somewhat all over the place. The new miniseries of The X-Files… 1,436 more words

Society And Culture

What sails my boat!

I was fiddling with this post, when I realized I was just babbling and scribbling. So went over to reader and was picking posts for reading randomly.. 479 more words

Musings On Life

A Mediocre Guy

A few days ago I typed something along these lines: “I like to think of myself as a smart guy with varied interests, but the fact is I’m not. 312 more words