Monthly Archives: April 2007

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

I finally got around to reading the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam and the only thought I kept having was that this should be read in Persian and not English. Much brilliance would have been lost in the translation but still … Continue reading

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New Year Resolutions

Last week I was watching “an inconvenient truth” and golbal warming apart what hit me most was that we could actually reduce emmisions so easily (maybe the data was manipulated as Bush would have us think). Then I came across … Continue reading

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U.S. Pockets Aren’t Deep Enough to Win Yuan Row

(Very well said!!)By William Pesek Almost two years after a modest currency revaluation, China is still thumbing its nose at U.S. demands for big gains in the yuan. Last week, officials in Beijing seemed to yawn as Charles Schumer, a … Continue reading

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