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The Case for WikiSearch, a Wikipedia Search Engine

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 16/04/2021 - 8:14pm in

The Wikipedia search project has been deceitful, duplicitous, and downright dumb. But Google needs a competitor. Maybe it's not a bad option.

What is the Bullshit Economy?

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 13/04/2021 - 7:00pm in

Establishing some first principles of the bullshit economy.

Expose at Pennsylvania’s Biggest Public Pension Fund Reveals Lavish Private Equity Travel, But Misses How It Serves as a Bribe

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 12/04/2021 - 7:29pm in

Pennsylvania pension fund PSERS is under the hot lights for pricey travel. And its explanations only confirm its capture by private equity.

Trump Remains at the Heart of the Republican Party

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 09/04/2021 - 11:55pm in

Don’t be deceived by the absence of tweets - Trump remains at the heart of Republican politics and fundraising efforts.

Wikipedia’s Deep Ties to Big Tech

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 06/04/2021 - 7:08pm in

Contrary to its image as a cash-strapped, open public service, Wikipedia tries to hide that it is a wealthy NGO with close ties to big tech.

LACERS Board Member Lambastes Lousy Private Equity Returns as More Studies Confirm Poor Performance for Decades

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 01/04/2021 - 9:42pm in

Yet another nail in the private equity performance coffin.

We Have to Consign the Era of Financial Engineering to History

Financial legerdemain is still very much with us, despite the Big One in 2008 and continuing distortions confirming its high cost.

Ponzis Go Boom!!!

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 30/03/2021 - 2:58am in

The SPAC market is in the process of detonating and it will take the Ponzi Sector with it.

Why Won’t Doctors Take Cash?

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 26/03/2021 - 9:53pm in

Are my weird run-ins with doctors over "self pay" just anomalies or are they symptoms of other changes in business practices?

Sick Unicorns: America’s Broken Start-Up System

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 25/03/2021 - 9:49pm in

Unicorn startups are even more unprofitable than those that did not achieve unicorn status.

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