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February 18, 2013
by dave
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Short ZXQ words for Bananagrams

I’ve been challenged to a number of increasingly close games of Bananagrams, and I keep being flummoxed by Z’s X’s and Q’s. So I decided to generate a list of words 2 to 6 letters long that use the tricky … Continue reading

November 21, 2011
by dave
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Tobin Tax Alternatives (99% vs 1%)

My favourite proposal floating around the #OccupyWallStreet/99% movement is a Tobin Tax, but they aren’t without drawbacks: Tiny taxes on high-volume transactions raise a lot of money, but they also cost money to record, collect, and audit, which is why … Continue reading