Daily Archives: January 23, 2006

What the Nose Knows

Here, in its entirety, for posterity or for sticking up on your fridge, is a lovely little, unsigned editorial from Saturday’s NYT: How well do you know your dog? The answer is, not nearly as well as your dog knows … Continue reading

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Why Oil Prices Are Jumping Again

Since the 1970s, the price of oil has been set, not by OPEC, but by buyers and sellers through two independent exchanges in New York and London. The US has been able to substantially control this price through most of … Continue reading

Posted in How the World Really Works | 5 Comments