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Shamelessly stolen from some random site (what else do I do on here?), I thought some of these were of interest… » Papaphobia is the fear of Popes. » Multiply 37,037 by any single number (1-9), then multiply that number by 3. Every digit in the answer will be the same as that first single…

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Bankters, Busts, and History: A Primer

Don’t just skim past this one. This video is an excellent deconstruction of the way that banks have worked historically and the way risk allocation has changed. In other words, it is an explanation of how we got here, with socialized losses and private debts. Take the 10 minutes to understand it; you won’t be…

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Things from All Over

Finally! Some random and relevant material upon which to rant! “Third world” refers to not the relative wealth of a country, but the fact that it is not considered communist (second world) or capitalist (first world). I consider the U.S. to be a third world country… Cracked.com shows that there are things that make you…

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