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Why celebrate only December 25th when you can do January 7th, too? https://econ.st/2CLf9Bd
Why celebrate only December 25th when you can do January 7th, too?

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More people seem willing to speak about mental illness in the workplace. But there is still progress to be made https://econ.st/2CGq2Em
More people seem willing to speak about mental illness in the workplace. But there is still progress to be made

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A business school in Tokyo has banned the exchange of names, titles and business cards https://econ.st/2yDTSoy
A business school in Tokyo has banned the exchange of names, titles and business cards

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The idea is mistaken. There is no need to be “sizeist” about Britain's financial system https://econ.st/2CFEwnJ
The idea is mistaken. There is no need to be “sizeist” about Britain's financial system

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A lunchtime wager on a coin flip in 1960 launched a debate on the merits of long-termism in investment https://econ.st/2PvaBS5
A lunchtime wager on a coin flip in 1960 launched a debate on the merits of long-termism in investment

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Aztec prisoners of war were frequently used for human sacrifice, their heads often stacked in a kind of skull wall, or tzompantli. One such tower was recently discovered in Mexico City https://econ.st/2yHQCZh
Aztec prisoners of war were frequently used for human sacrifice, their heads often stacked in a kind of skull wall, or tzompantli. One such tower was recently discovered in Mexico City

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Some British fund managers worried a fully Dutch Unilever would be shut off from the FTSE 100 index https://econ.st/2PrMGTD
Some British fund managers worried a fully Dutch Unilever would be shut off from the FTSE 100 index

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Furry friends increasingly feature in their owners' budgets https://econ.st/2CHO9mf
Furry friends increasingly feature in their owners' budgets

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How to beat jet lag: trick the body with brief flashes of light https://econ.st/2yF14Rn
How to beat jet lag: trick the body with brief flashes of light

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Criminals earn as little as $50 for each woman kidnapped and taken into China. Some are sold as prostitutes but most are destined to become wives https://econ.st/2COJJKb
Criminals earn as little as $50 for each woman kidnapped and taken into China. Some are sold as prostitutes but most are destined to become wives

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In “Behold America” the protagonists are not people but two expressions: “the American dream” and “America first” https://econ.st/2CGar7S
In “Behold America” the protagonists are not people but two expressions: “the American dream” and “America first”

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Governments implement a “sin tax” on vices such as tobacco, alcohol and sugar as a way to improve public health. But does it work? https://www.facebook.com/TheEconomist/videos/1290530337753523/
Governments implement a “sin tax” on vices such as tobacco, alcohol and sugar as a way to improve public health. But does it work?

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The fiddly real-life exchanges between a writer and a fact-checker seem unlikely fodder for the stage. But “The Lifespan of a Fact” turns out to be provocative and entertaining. And Heidi Schreck's quicksilver “What the Constitution Means to Me” is no dull civics lesson https://econ.st/2CDXr2l
The fiddly real-life exchanges between a writer and a fact-checker seem unlikely fodder for the stage. But “The Lifespan of a Fact” turns out to be provocative and entertaining. And Heidi Schreck's quicksilver “What the Constitution Means to Me” is no dull civics lesson

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Many European countries don't recognise religious marriages. This can make relationships a trap for Islamic women https://econ.st/2CJVjWS
Many European countries don't recognise religious marriages. This can make relationships a trap for Islamic women

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Raising livestock takes about 80% of all agricultural land and produces just 18% of the world’s calories https://econ.st/2CQCfpS
Raising livestock takes about 80% of all agricultural land and produces just 18% of the world’s calories

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Around 2bn people eat insects already, but few of them are Westerners. Changing that could be a hard sell https://econ.st/2CKWVQ8
Around 2bn people eat insects already, but few of them are Westerners. Changing that could be a hard sell

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Programming languages are rather like human languages, coming in many families and styles, but capable of expressing the same ideas https://econ.st/2yGgG6X
Programming languages are rather like human languages, coming in many families and styles, but capable of expressing the same ideas

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"Please consume alcohol in moderate quantities so that you become mildly sedated but not rowdy. That said, we can always turn the cabin air-quality down a notch or two to help ensure that you are sufficiently drowsy" https://econ.st/2yDEecK
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The natural processes that make the seas salty can be reversed by desalination. John F. Kennedy reckoned that finding a cheap way of getting get fresh water from salt water would “dwarf any other scientific accomplishment” https://econ.st/2yDTshY
The natural processes that make the seas salty can be reversed by desalination. John F. Kennedy reckoned that finding a cheap way of getting get fresh water from salt water would “dwarf any other scientific accomplishment”

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Contrary to cliché, dog meat has not been a common item in the Chinese diet. But it has become a lucrative source of criminal income https://econ.st/2COLE1l
Contrary to cliché, dog meat has not been a common item in the Chinese diet. But it has become a lucrative source of criminal income

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