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Diaries published: 579 (1415 days since last diary on Fri Jul 15, 2011 at 10:17 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 4257 (478 days since last comment on Wed Feb 05, 2014 at 09:49 PM PST)

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Most Recommended Diary: The Way Forward [Updated: Obama announces opposition to a blank check.], 369 comments, 1137 recommends

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Ours is a neo- age, and the template is the Victorian, our neo-liberalism, was their liberal trade, our neo-conservatism was their conservatism, our neo-classicism, was their classicism, our neo-...
by Stirling Newberry
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Jul 15, 2011 at 10:17 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
A spectre is haunting the world, the spectre of conservatism. It is everywhere free to put peoples in chains. It claims that it is all of propriety, and sanity, even as its adherents admit that it's ...
by Stirling Newberry
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Jul 13, 2011 at 03:41 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
This is an age of post-. We talk of ourselves in terms of our weights from the past, and in terms that show we are not really after a cataclysmic change, but, instead, before one. People look back ...
by Stirling Newberry
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue May 18, 2010 at 06:31 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Far in the distance, canons were heard, shots that rumbled and boomed. The low slung clutter of buildings that was Batavia, which was to become the city of Djakarta in what is now Indonesia, ...
by Stirling Newberry
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon May 17, 2010 at 03:35 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
This isn't your father's recession, or as Krugman quipped about 2001 your grandfather's, it is a panic from the 19th century, where a house of cards comes completely unraveled with a bank failure. ...
by Stirling Newberry
Comment Count 50 comments on Fri Oct 10, 2008 at 06:50 AM PDT with 55 Recommends
Last night Asian markets lead by Tokyo, crashed. The Nikkei, the benchmark for the Japanese stock exchange, fell by 9.38% ...
by Stirling Newberry
Comment Count 26 comments on Wed Oct 08, 2008 at 06:19 AM PDT with 47 Recommends

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