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A Murder of Quality [1964] and Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy [1974]

I wasn’t really aware of John le CarrĂ© until the film Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy came out. I enjoyed the film quite a lot, even though on reflection, not much actually happens. 1,047 more words

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Disappeared By People Complaining About Being Disappeared, Again

*edit, January 20, 2018 – I popped in to 21st Century Wire again this morning and had a quick look. I don’t have much time between 12 hour shifts for anything. 1,754 more words

Corporatocracy

H.R.2364 - Investing in Main Street Act of 2017

Judy Chu (Democrat – California) introduced the bill to amend the Small Business Act of 1958 to increase the amount of investment capital allowed for small business investment companies and banks. 134 more words

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H.R.2333 - Small Business Investment Opportunity Act of 2017

Stephen Knight (Republican – California) introduced H.R. 2333 to amend the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 to increase the maximum amount of outstanding buying power (leverage) made available to any licensed small business investment company from $150 million to $175 million. 80 more words

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