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I ain't sayin' she's a gold digger...
In this economy, buying drinks for B&T girls is like short-selling love itself. ericnelson: While stock-brokers and CEOs need the pretty ladies to keep them up.
I already pay for the FT, WSJ, and WWD. If the NYT had a subscription service that pushed to my iPhone every morning, I’d happily pay for that, too. Quality of content and convenience of consumption are both value adds, in my book. Checkbook, even. “If we do some highly crude back-of-the-envelope calculation, that would mean The New York Times has a penetration rate on the Kindle of...
Kingsley Amis wrote three short books on drink, which are collected for the...– Review: Everyday Drinking by Kingsley Amis | Books | The Observer
ericnelson: Update: asked and answered. Thanks Phil. No problem! It’s all based on science, anyhow.
304. If you choose to wear a tie, commit. Button...
It’s actually much more complicated. There are rules, people. Unbuttoned with jeans, except you should never wear a tie with jeans. But, if you do, unbuttoned. Except, I’d always button it with a knit tie, since that’s already one strike against formality. Unless you’re drinking. An unbuttoned top button looks hip after one drink, but sloppy after two or three....
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It’s just like, you know, part of the title” said one trader confidently....– I think I’m going to miss this site most of all :(
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