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My Life Would Be Perfect If I Lived In This Garet

1. On Location – Kenny White’s Home in Greenwich Village – NYTimes.com. 2. Slide show 3. Ironic self-referential allusion.

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Life Would Be Perfect If I Lived In That House

I have written before of the very, very serious business of glamor and glamorization. After its blog feed seemingly went dead for a while (it may have been my error – who knows?), Virginia Postrel is back online and, today, … Continue reading

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“A very efficient way of producing human happiness.”

There’s an excellent little essay by Mark Mitchell at Front Porch Republic today that distills a lot of what that site/blog/movement is about. I especially liked this paragraph: Wilhelm Röpke recounts a conversation he had with a prominent economist in … Continue reading

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