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Early last year, after six hard months soldiering in Afghanistan, a group of American infantrymen reached a momentous decision: It was finally time to kill a haji.
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Being busy does not always mean real work. The object of all work is production...– Thomas Edison
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Economists have the least influence on policy where they know the most and are...– ] Alan Blinder in “Hard Heads, Soft Hearts” via Crooked Timber, “A simple model of disagreement among economists” The Crooked Timber article does a good job of deconstructing and critiquing this aphorism. Still, its neat.
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Where were those scenes filmed? We worked from still photographs of Hue in 1968. And we found an area that had the same 1930s functionalist architecture. Now, not every bit of it was right, but some of the buildings were absolute carbon copies of the outer industrial areas of Hue. Where was it? Here. Near London. It had been owned by British Gas, and it was scheduled to be demolished. So they...
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