Friday links are significant

By Felix Salmon
August 21, 2009
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Bad idea du jour: Murdoch hiring bloggers, putting them behind a paywall

Koons’s personal collection: “Poussin, Dali, Picasso, Magritte, Picabia. Egyptian antiquities. And Manet’s last significant nude.”

“The NYT believes that people can be made sober, even rich ones, by smashing into a wall. It is a testable hypothesis

The limits of arbitrage

Moulton’s Recession Red: “A wine to remember in a year to forget”

Usain Bolt will be world record holder for a generation

China’s impossible inflation forecast

Jayson Blair, life coach

What your tattoo locations say about you

Why $800 billion over 10 years isn’t the same thing as $80 billion a year

Are you in LA at the end of this month? If so, go to the bicycle film festival!

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Nothing new? I’ve already read these significant links.

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