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October 1, 2014
CAREER + MONEY THINGS
Neither a lender nor borrower be still holds for me, or does again, now that I’ve learnt my lessons time and again about trusting family and lending to them. But as Mutant SuperModel so eloquently says, giving in the true spirit of giving can be something that is valued and cherished by the recipient. I might not have experienced that as a giver but I have been on the receiving end of very thoughtful gifts and agree with her wholeheartedly.
No Nonsense LL on rental income as replacement/retirement income. Must ponder how the assumptions here translate for us.
Valeria Souza on social class and money.
I laughed over Scalzi’s tweets but here they are in blog form. No kidding, folks, telling us that you won’t date us because we’d like to not be treated like crap? That’s doing us a favor. That’s VERY much a situation of, when people tell you who they are? Believe them.
“No screens at meal time” we call this. And I shouldn’t have thought it was so revolutionary it needed a hashtag. The first time I experienced people being on their phones during a meal time get together was with bloggers! 🙂
Insight into Cotard’s Delusion.
The IOC adds an anti-discrimination clause for host cities.