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Competition and firms

8 Day 2,665, 18:56 Published in Ireland Ireland Financial business Financial business



Question: Why are gas stations, convenience stores, fast food restaurants,etc all bunched up together?

Answer:
1: Gas Stations are perfectly competitive

A new gas station … read more »

Story, movie, album

2 Day 2,648, 11:58 Published in Ireland Ireland Social interactions and entertainment Social interactions and entertainment

Short Story
"Bartleby, the Scrivener: A Story of Wall Street" (1853) by Herman Melville.
Famous for the quote"_______________",but I would prefer not to tell you.

Short film
The Man with the Beautiful Eyes
An animation to … read more »

Lending Club...

0 Day 2,642, 17:17 Published in Ireland Ireland Social interactions and entertainment Social interactions and entertainment

Man in debt.
17% interest(to rise with infractions).
Looks for help.
"Offering loans at discounted rate!"
He applies.
11% interest, no penalties(finer details in print).

Investors come in.
Thousands put just a dollar in.
Debt is sold!

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Steven Soderbergh

10 Day 2,464, 08:25 Published in Ireland Ireland Social interactions and entertainment Social interactions and entertainment

Steven Soderbergh is one of my new favorite directors



I haven't watched all of his films due to some particularly poor quality streams, but here are some that I … read more »

Chapter XV, by Ernest Hemingway

2 Day 2,456, 10:33 Published in Ireland Ireland Social interactions and entertainment Social interactions and entertainment

They hanged Sam Cardinella at six o'clock in the morning in the
corridor of the county jail. The corridor was high and narrow with
tiers of cells on either side. All the cells were occupied. The men
had been brought in for the hanging. Five
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