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"By linking their boastings and postings on social media to active cases and other crime, these officers were able to build this case"
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Wow.
Anyone have the number to Child Protective Services? Or is pouring Pixy Stix down your kid's throat a thing?
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Interesting.
I know some people think it's obvious that speculative house flippers played a major role in inflating the house price bubble, but it certainly wasn't obvious to me—the price boom seemed perfectly consistent with a mass public becoming delusionally over-optimistic about home prices. But I did a new column about some empirical research which shows that flippers were a big part of the market, and drawing out a couple of policy implications. One is ...
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This is why we need slides.
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Google San Bruno, a/k/a YouTube, has it covered - they were so fun! YouTube Slide Opening
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Joel McHale & Co. battle each other to prove their entertainment savvy.
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Perfect framing: cut taxes on middle class and pay for it by raising taxes on the super rich.
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"Gelman says that he and Aron used to watch Two and a Half Men together." hmmmmm...
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In keeping with yesterday's point that the future of innovation is finding ways to put old ideas on smartphones, my latest column is about a startup called GymPact: To get started, you download an iPhone app that lets you check in and check out of a database of gyms (and you can add your gym if it’s not already in the database). Then you set your pact for the week, telling the service how many days you want to workout and for how long and how bi...
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So my pop culture project is totes gonna be Freaks and Geeks and My So Called Life. Just Decided. Boom.
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AMAZING! Never been so attracted to onions. I wanna live in Russia.
Hipster rockabilly girls? Check. Getting tattooed in a fast food restaurant? Check. Fire breathing? Check. Guy djing with hamburgers instead of records while ballerinas dance around fireballs?
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I sooooo wanna be a despot!
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