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Facebooking up to Reality – welcome to Brokeville

It appears that Facebook and the banks which led its flotation will now be facing lawsuits from disappointed shareholders. Since a failure to disclose a reduction in revenue forecasts meant an over-inflated initial list price, quick profits are now unlikely. … Continue reading

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Economic Stimulation

Recently there has been a call by major bodies of people who actually know what they are talking about to legalise drugs. The arguments for the legalisation of drugs are manifold and undeniable: the war on drugs isn’t working and … Continue reading

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Corporate Chic – The Branded Population

Perhaps the greatest con that consumerism ever dealt to humanity was the idea that labels were fashion items. The trend started in the eighties, a symptom of the ‘greed is good’ culture, when people wanted to show off their relative … Continue reading

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