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June 9, 2017

Going somewhere this weekend? Before you do, you might want a look at this New York Times article about the apocalyptic ordeal of eight straight days of air travel. Amtrak’s nice this time of year, but we’ve long believed that the ability to withstand miserable...

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May 26, 2017

A vodka martini, please — We did not realize until reading this week’s obituaries that Sir Roger Moore was actually three years older than Sean Connery, whom he replaced as James Bond. No matter. Sir Roger Moore was the man who made it look like fun...

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May 19, 2017

Getting better all the time — No, really, things are. Or at least that’s what this afternoon’s Federal Reserve report tells us: Americans’ overall financial wellbeing improved last year. Not a lot, and less educated Americans didn’t do quite as well as those with more education,...

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