Daily Archives: January 26, 2012

Comedy Is A Choice

I am a big fan of both “Weird Al” Yankovic and Jane Austen, and these two are not as different as they might superficially seem. “Weird Al” has had a lasting and successful career of making comedy albums that ruthlessly … Continue reading

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Keeping The Black Rider At Bay: On Agricultural Exports

No one likes food shortages [1], and a substantial part of my own interest in logistics concerns world food supplies and my own concerns about their stability both now and in the future. As Stratfor has been kind enough to … Continue reading

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