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Good Capitalists

Some of us didn’t get the memo, the one about capitalism being the best thing ever. So we didn’t set out to become rich, only successful – successful at something useful to others, or if not that, something that wasn’t … Continue reading

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On Cultivating a Universal Sense of Insecurity and Envy and Resentment

They say living in Los Angeles makes you mellow and cool, in the sense that you shrug and perhaps smile, very slightly, when everyone else, elsewhere, is outraged or scared silly at what’s going on these days. After all, LA … Continue reading

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