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mega millions for all

John Law. He rescued France from ruin, then ruined her again by basing prosperity on credit with the famous Mississippi bubble. He showed us how the future could not work: today’s examples would be the tech bubble of 2000, the … Continue reading

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herzog and disavowal: images of knowing and unknowing

Lately, there has been a wave of interest in early color photography which at the time was shunned in the art world. Everything had to be black and white a la Joseph Stieglitz. But, there has been an awakened interest. … Continue reading

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ayn rand : conservatism as theme park

Atlas Shrugged. The Ayn Rand cult of individualism. The Fountainhead of sorrow? Can something as American as individualism be questioned? Actual events in the past few years seems to have mirrored the nightmare vision of economic collapse amid an unrelenting … Continue reading

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