In the wake of David Foster Wallace‘s passing, I wondered which of his books were translated into Japanese.  Strangely enough, it is a book on race and rap music that he co-wrote with Mark Costello: ラップという現象. In lieu of that, …

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I had to take Roubini’s title directly from his blog: Comrades Bush, Paulson and Bernanke Welcome You to the USSRA (United Socialist State Republic of America) So now Comrades Bush, Paulson and Bernanke (as originally nicknamed by Willem Buiter) have …

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