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"It is a very sad thing that nowadays there is so little useless information"*...

  1. In Silicon Valley, startups that result in a successful exit have an average founding age of 47 years. [Joshua Gans]
  2. Traders in Shenzhen electronics markets now rely on smartphone translation apps to communicate — not just with foreigners, but with people speaking other Chinese dialects.
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December 19, 1732: The Nack and How To Get It

Filled with proverbs preaching positive virtues such as industry and prudence, Poor Richard’s Almanack debuted on this day in 1732 and was published yearly until 1757. 362 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

A Gift or Some Fruit or Both?

 

In this age of desire for an experiential conversion or feeling by believers, is there more emphasis put on Spiritual Gifts or the Fruit of the Spirit? 852 more words

What Is The Origin Of (120)?...

A watched pot never boils

Have you ever put something in the microwave, set the timer on and then stood with growing impatience as the dial seems to take an age to get to zero? 540 more words

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