Events

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“Events, dear boy, events.” Alleged response by the British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan, when asked by a journalist what is most likely to blow…

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Fireworks

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“A key prediction of traditional economics.. is that the economy as a whole must at some point reach equilibrium – a prediction made by…

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May Day

May Day

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“Japan was the dress rehearsal; the rest of the world will be the main event.” Investor in Japanese stocks, known to this correspondent, circa…

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I.T. bites

I.T. bites

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“Mark Zuckerberg is now living out every young person’s worst nightmare: trying to explain how tech stuff works to the nation’s elderly.” Tweet by…

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