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MARTA: Step Right Up, Layers of Alluvium at Arts Center in 2011

In Atlanta on November 29, 2011 at 2:40 AM


The Infra Multiplier Neglected,
A Dream Deferred in Syrupy Granite just west of Stone Mountain.
Take Peachtree Street to Colony Square for a Glimpse.
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Labor, Trade & Federal Budget Balances Aggregated by Country

In Economy on November 22, 2011 at 4:53 AM

Courtesy of Jeffrey Sachs of Columbia University, we may now consider a new analytical measure to compare America’s progress on jobs, trade exports and federal budget balances against the rest of the World, namely a revised ad-hoc Misery Index. The Index directs us to add: (1) the unemployment rate; (2) the current account deficit/GDP percentage; and (3) the federal budget deficit/GDP percentage. Read the rest of this entry »

End Gerrymandering in Georgia

In Atlanta on November 20, 2011 at 8:13 PM

Tune in tonight at 8 P.M. ET on CNN in order to understand “Gerry-Rigged: Why your vote for Congress might not matter.” In the process, begin to appreciate why Georgia is less than Iowa, and an estimated 19 other states, in terms of welcoming “Gerry-Rigged” elections (Polk, 2011). Read the rest of this entry »