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18 min ago | The Washington Post

Lies, damned lies, and Obama's deportation statistics

NOVEMBER 15: A U.S. Border Patrol agent looks for tracks along the U.S.-Mexico border fence on November 15, 2013 in Calexico, California.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Calexico, CA, World News, Mexico, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Barack Obama

Fri Apr 18, 2014


The San Francisco Housing 'Crisis'

Ryant Avent, an exponent of the Blade Runner school of urban planning, discussed in The Economist, discusses the "housing crisis in San Francisco," such as it is.


Related Topix: San Francisco, CA

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Daily Kos

Stock Buy-Backs Are 2.3% Of GDP

I'm no economist, just some guy who reads The Economist, so this is just a hare-brained idea that I would like some feedback on.


Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Dark Reading

Free Tool Helps Calculate How Much A Cyberattack Will Cost Your Company

The Economist Intelligence Unit has today launched an online tool that is designed to tally the bill from cyberattacks.


Related Topix: Consulting, Booz Allen Hamilton, Science / Technology

Mon Mar 31, 2014


Coworking space Neuehouse blends work and play for jetsetting digital nomads

The first thing you notice about Neuehouse , a private coworking space for the modern day "solopreneur," is about what you'd expect: The space is impeccably hip.


Related Topix: Arts, Interior Design

Thu Mar 27, 2014


American Media Brands Cast Web Over News in India

The Indian news cycle has been operating at a feverish pitch of late. The world's most populous democracy is about to choose a new government, politics is at its polarizing best, and a colorful cast of characters vying for power is supplying a constant stream of sound bytes.


Related Topix: comScore

The Standard

Fed on mission to restore faith in greenback

In theory, crises do not last forever. As liquidity dries up, interest rates rise naturally - thus creating an incentive for savers to take some calculated risks.


Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin

Wed Mar 26, 2014

The Heartland Institute

International Gathering of Scientists Skeptical of Man-Caused Global...

Is the theory of man-made global warming still credible? Why do surveys show a majority of Americans and scientists do not believe global warming is man-made and a major problem? Hundreds of the world's most prominent "skeptics" of the claim that human activity is causing a climate crisis will converge in Las Vegas on July 7-9 to review the latest ... (more)


Related Topix: Las Vegas, THQ, Video Games


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