In most businesses, not knowing how well a particular product is performing would be almost unthinkable.

Some Newspapers Shift Coverage After Tracking Readers Online

posted 3 years ago

A young lady, rather good looking, and of good address, desires the acquaintance of a gentleman of wealth (none other need apply), with a view to matrimony.

Classified ad from The New York Herald, 1860.

[via Your Money - Can Smart Money Management Be Sexy? - NYTimes.com]

posted 3 years ago

Nice try, Foster.

posted 4 years ago

Superchunk - “The Mine Has Been Returned To Its Original Owner”

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TGIF

Speaking of four months ago, what’s the sincerest form of dormancy?

posted 4 years ago
"The greatest trick the Devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn’t exist. And like that, poof. He’s gone."

"The greatest trick the Devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn’t exist. And like that, poof. He’s gone."

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posted 4 years ago
The Observer’s annual Insurgents list is a handy reminder of why so many people possess New York envy. The concentration of talent is unmatched in the outer-states. The energy here is amazing and dare we say, magical? Yes, magical. New York makes you work harder and you’re better for it. Trade-offs are rarely considered. Who has the time when you’re changing the world? Happy New Year.

The Observer’s annual Insurgents list is a handy reminder of why so many people possess New York envy. The concentration of talent is unmatched in the outer-states. The energy here is amazing and dare we say, magical? Yes, magical. New York makes you work harder and you’re better for it. Trade-offs are rarely considered. Who has the time when you’re changing the world? Happy New Year.

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