Book review: Doughnut Economics

Book review: Doughnut Economics
I admit to having not really liked Kate Raworth’s doughnut image when I first saw it. After all, a doughnut is a deadly mix of white flour, sugar and fat. Then again, that’s sort of apt if you think of life in high income countries today: attractive …
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VC Fund Economics
Charlie O’Donnell, who was our first analyst at USV and who now runs his own VC fund, wrote a post yesterday outlining the economics of running a venture capital fund. Charlie’s fund, Brooklyn Bridge Ventures, operates on the 2.5/20 model. That is 2.5% …
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Full Disclosure in Economics— the Role of the Economic Associations
Last Thursday the Executive Committee of the American Economic Association (AEA) ratified a proposal of AEA President Robert Hall to establish a committee “to consider the Association’s existing disclosure and other ethical standards and potential …
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Top chefs review America’s toughest food critics

Top chefs review America’s toughest food critics
Critics launch and crush chefs’ careers and, to some degree at least, make and break restaurants. Most chefs spend years honing their craft in other peoples’ kitchens before opening their own places; restaurateurs typically toiled for others, then …
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Vana Kitchen Charm Necklace, Funny Greeting Card, Gift for Chefs and Bakers
Light and fluffy marshmallow frosting. Delicious to eat and easy to make! Recipe includes nutritional information. From http://BakingMischief.com Light and fluffy marshmallow frosting. Delicious to eat and easy to make! Recipe includes nutritional …
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Drop-In Chefs Help Seniors Stay In Their Own Homes
It’s one of the reasons that people move into assisted living facilities. But a company called Chefs for Seniors has an alternative: They send professional cooks into seniors’ homes. In a couple of hours they can whip up meals for the week. For more than a …
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Evan Sharboneau Trick Photography And Special Effects Review (Ebook FAQ And PDF Download Guide)

hdr2Evan Sharboneau Trick Photography And Special Effects Review (Ebook FAQ And PDF Download Guide)
Trick Photography And Special Effects 2 is a digital product and can be downloaded instantly after purchase in PDF (ebook) format or viewed online. The complete system includes PDF guides and video tutorials. Trick Photography And Special Effects 2 is …
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Guide to Composition in Photography 20 Tips
Improve your photographic composition by following these guidelines. There are no unbreakable rules when it comes to how you should compose your photographs After all, who likes rules except for your old school principal or heads of H.R. departments?
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50 Inspirational Photography Logos
If you’re a freelance photographer, or are involved in a photo festivals or studio, there’s no shortage of photography logos to inspire you. Though photographers aren’t logo designers, they are creatives with their own style which tends to be …
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Review: Francesco’s elevates favorite Italian to another level

Review: Francesco’s elevates favorite Italian to another level
She was friendly and brought our food at a nice pace and exactly what we ordered. Francesco was cooking that night and stopped by to say hello and ask about our meal. Bottom line: Francesco’s offers big portions of traditional Italian food at good prices …
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Italian delights dominate Tony’s Cafe Italian Eatery in Buffalo Township
But this is not just pizza parlor. At Tony’s, chef Francis Asti serves a variety of traditional Italian cuisine and is now working on a Lenten menu of seafood specials such as crab cakes and cod with cherry tomatoes, garlic and parsley. Asti hails from …
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Recipes: The best Italian food blogs
While many polls have stated that curry is Britain’s favourite dish, I have always favoured Italian cuisine over the spicy dishes of the Asian subcontinent. Pizzas, pastas and puddings of Italian cooking are my ideal foods, but given my inexperience in the …
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Review: ‘French Chef in America’ recalls Julia Child’s influential career

cusineReview: ‘French Chef in America’ recalls Julia Child’s influential career
But as Prud’homme points out, Child embodied a curious duality. On the one hand, she wanted to rescue classical French cuisine from the encroachments of fast food and U.S.-style supermarkets (although the French clearly enjoyed convenience as much as the …
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The Ultimate Guide to French Food
America has a long history of elevating French food to the status of the rare, the fancy, and the untouchable by ordinary home cooks. But since 1961, at least, with the appearance of volume one of Julia Child, Louisette Bertholle, and Simone Beck’s …
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This French startup just raised M to make food out of mealworms
French startup Ynsect wants you to eat bugs — eventually. For now, it’s focusing on creating insect protein to feed farmed animals a healthier, more eco-conscious diet. After raising just over $ 15 million in investment funding, Ynsect to expand its …
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Rock Band Track Pack: Classic Rock Review

musicRock Band Track Pack: Classic Rock Review
Call me crazy, but I’m starting to think this newfangled concept of “music games” is going to be successful. Rock Band has been around for a couple years now, and in that time over 40 million songs have been downloaded by users, and the online library is …
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How Six Classic Rock Legends United for One Mega Festival
For the past 17 years, Tollett has staged the Coachella Music & Arts Festival, also held at the Indio, California, site, which has made its reputation with high-profile reunions like the Pixies, Rage Against the Machine and Guns N’ Roses. When the city of …
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Why Motherhood And Perfection Can’t Coexist
She may maintain the facade of a mature, suburban housewife, but she’s really an overgrown teenager that still enjoys pranking friends & air-guitaring to classic rock. Find her at her blog, Six Pack Mommy, or on Twitter.
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Patriot Memory’s Box Office Media Player Review

trendPatriot Memory’s Box Office Media Player Review
Looking for the perfect “enthusiast” media box for your living room? The Box Office from Patriot Memory may be about as close as it gets. The only thing not included is an eye patch and a Jolly Roger. My quest for the perfect “video jukebox” has been …
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The Biggest Box Office Flops of 2015
Moviegoers have lost their collective minds over Disney’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens. With nearly $ 250 million in opening-weekend domestic box office receipts, $ 149 million the second weekend, and over $ 1 billion in worldwide receipts already, the …
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‘Finding Dory’ swims into box office history
Los Angeles (AFP) – Pixar’s “Finding Dory” has made box office history, industry data showed Monday, taking in the biggest ever opening weekend revenue for an animated movie. “Dory,” voiced by Ellen DeGeneres, earned $ 135.1 million, according to industry …
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REVIEW: Yoakam and Womack: Night of ‘real’ country

musicREVIEW: Yoakam and Womack: Night of ‘real’ country
SIOUX CITY | Even with mosquitoes dive-bombing him during every song, Dwight Yoakam managed to turn Battery Park into an intimate rockabilly bar Saturday night. Rolling from one song to the next (and getting his leg action going in the second one), he …
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Five bands will play for injured motorcyclist
As for the bands: — The Newark-based Marbletones perform music from the Beatles, Van Morrison and Tom Petty, with a little rockabilly thrown in. They also have some original tunes. — All Inn, a Sodus-based band, plays popular dance, classic rock …
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X comes to Philly with Bill Zoom back in fold
The group has always been classified as punk but there has been rockabilly and blues in the musical mix. There was also a willingness to take risks. “But that’s the scene we came out of,” Cervenka says. “We took chances since we were making music …
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Restaurant review: Manoli’s broadens scope of Salt Lake’s Greek dining scene

cusineRestaurant review: Manoli’s broadens scope of Salt Lake’s Greek dining scene
Redemption came in the form of creative and fun food presentation — pastitsio croquette ($ 10), rounds of spiced beef and béchamel that were secured to the plate with a dollop of Greek yogurt. While most of the meze are savory, we were delighted with …
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Preparing for Palm Desert Greek Fest is a labor of love
Rhonda Latkovic, the booth chairman of a Greek store that the church operates during the festival, said that they usually have between 10 and 15 women making food every day. Some have been baking baklava for 70 years, old enough to teach both their …
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Kale for breakfast? McDonald’s adds leafy green breakfast bowl, Greek yogurt
Looking to put a healthy halo on its fast-food offerings, McDonald’s restaurants in Southern California are adding to its menu a kale-packed breakfast bowl and Chobani Greek yogurt. “It a fantastic product – a first in the industry for us,” local …
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Dining Review: Like dining among palms and sand

cusineDining Review: Like dining among palms and sand
My son was craving Cuban food. He loves fried plantains and black beans from Porto’s. Who doesn’t? But I had another idea. I’d driven by La Bamba on Glenoaks in northwestern Burbank dozens of times, looking longingly at the people gathered on the …
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Chef at Soul de Cuba in New Haven got first cooking lessons from Mom
Yes, we have three Mojo Marinades: Traditional Cuban Mojo, Honey Mojo and Spicy Mojo. We bottle our house salad dressing, the Honey Balsamic Vinaigrette, and have a spicy and a mild mango salsa. They can be purchased in our restaurants or at a …
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Geo’s Cuban & Creole food truck opens on Holman Rd
The folks from Geo’s Cuban & Créole (6301 Seaview Ave NW) have opened a food truck at the Crown Hill Shell Gas Station located at 9796 Holman Road NW. 12118878_467113730134950_5718436997095643357_n. Geo’s specializes in authentic Cuban …
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