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That Private World

Dickens is not everyone’s cup of tea – in fact hardy anyone reads him now, and probably few even know who Charles Dickens was. He was not a power-forward in the NBA or a NASCAR driver after all. Yes, recent … Continue reading

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When In Doubt Extend and Pretend

Americans have their odd enthusiasms, some of which are attributable to marketing. In professional football, the Dallas Cowboys decided, for a time, to brand themselves America’s Team. That was pretty clever – it made everyone feel great about everything. They … Continue reading

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