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Kenneth J. Arrow (1921–2017)
Kenneth Arrow was the doyen of economic theory during the second half of the twentieth century. His fundamental and diverse contributions — to fields including welfare economics, which aims to evaluate social welfare on the basis of individual choices or pr...

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18 Forever
Here is the latest live E-Trash set performed at my niece's 18th birthday party. A Wonderful bash. All about high-energy POP fun for coming of age. So here it is, 18 . It's live, errors and all. Podcast and tracklist below. You can also access a higher qua...

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Turquia dá lições de cidadania a Portugal
Escrevi aqui recentemente sobre como o sistema unanime de opinião nacional não repara no quanto exclui os Portugueses fora da "metrópole" (essencialmente Lisboa, mas aqui mais como Portugal continental). Foi assim igualmente com a colonização como c om a de...

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Studying swarms of ants could help speed up your commute
Studying collective behavior could be used to manage traffic in urban areas. Full news article @ Wired.uk .

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I've got a face, not just my race
The categories of identity politics are exactly the same as those of racism and sexism, just turned upside down on the scale of intentions. What is truly revolutionary is to erase these categories. The rock revolution of Presley , the Beatles and the Stones...

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Soares e os retornados, ou como o Branco-de-Segunda dá em Vaca Profana
Desde a morte de Mário Soares que tenho lido vários artigos sobre a opinião que os chamados "retornados" das ex-colónias mantêm dele. Este é dos casos em que parece haver unanimidade da direita à esquerda : os retornados fazem um juízo incorreto e injusto ...

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70 Damn songs that can make me break down and cry (and dance and sing and love and think)
This Sunday, January 8th will be David Bowie's 70th birthday. When he passed away last year, two days after his 69th birthday, I wrote that he was " the Rock God who outlived and outperformed Rock is dead ". No doubt about that, but just to demonstrate here...

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Most CityZen Album of 2016
So here are my top albums of 2016. While for the most part we interact with music via playlists, there is still something to be said for albums, and 2016 had many great ones---not surprisingly, several by veterans of the form. For best tracks, see my usual ...

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Causes
OK, my liberal friends may hate this but I have to get it out. For the last 8 years the Democratic National Committee and the liberal media have been pacifying the left with solidarity for bathroom choices, gay marriage, micro-aggression, Tim Hunt, and such...

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