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Economic Growth Numbers

The first revised numbers of the GDP from the fourth quarter of 2005 are out — and they’re up nearly 50 percent. The shocking original report was a growth rate of 1.1 percent; today it was announced that the growth number was actually 1.6 percent. And it will probably be revised upwards again when the final numbers come out next month.

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A Sad Finale

Spoilers Ahead. Look, I share David’s love of Game of Thrones. But I thought the finale was largely a bust, for failings David mostly acknowledges in passing (but does not allow to dampen his ardor). The problems with the finale were largely the problems of this entire season. Characters that had been ... Read More