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Black Friday Day

Black Friday, in reality, is a symptom of the plight that 30 years of Reaganomics has brought to working people in America. Right along with the frenzied rise of shoppers willing to fight each other at retail outlets across America, we’ve been steadily, for the last 30 years, watching the … Continue reading

Statistics and facts

Like other occult techniques of divination, the statistical method has a private jargon deliberately contrived to obscure its methods from non-practitioners. G. O. Ashley Like dreams, statistics are a form of wish fulfillment. Jean Baudrillard Statistics are no substitute for judgment. Henry Clay I could prove God statistically. George Gallup … Continue reading

Media in the United Kingdom

Journalism is popular, but it is popular mainly as fiction. Life is one world, and life seen in the newspapers another. G.K. Chesterton The difference between literature and journalism is that journalism is unreadable and literature is not read. Oscar Wilde Journalist: a person without any ideas but with an … Continue reading

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