Comments on: Counterpartys http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/11/12/counterpartys/ A slice of lime in the soda Sun, 26 Oct 2014 19:05:02 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: jeremy100 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/11/12/counterpartys/comment-page-1/#comment-29643 Wed, 17 Aug 2011 06:20:23 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/11/12/counterpartys/#comment-29643 The Jubilee 2000 was a worthy cause – activities were initially directed through church channels, spreading messages about the hardship caused by debts among diverse sectors of the public. Audio visual and events were set up to campaign for international coalition movement in over 40 countries that called for cancellation of third world debt by the year 2000.

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By: bph http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/11/12/counterpartys/comment-page-1/#comment-8651 Thu, 12 Nov 2009 07:47:22 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/11/12/counterpartys/#comment-8651 The parking in Miami is fascinating. For some reason, it has Tyler Cowen all over it.

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By: Uncle Billy Cunctator http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/11/12/counterpartys/comment-page-1/#comment-8647 Thu, 12 Nov 2009 03:49:27 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2009/11/12/counterpartys/#comment-8647 All you missed in this one was the Great Plague, 2nd Dutch War, and the Great Fire of London.

200 One Dollar Bills: The “art” industry is even more of a scam than the wine industry.

Editor’s revenge: No hat tip to Gawker?

Syllepsis: Here this is even more fun — http://rhetoric.byu.edu/figures/Z/zeugma .htm

Example: “Lust conquered shame, audacity fear, madness reason”

prozeugma (beginning position)
hypozeugma (ending position)
epizeugma (beginning or ending position)
mesozeugma or synzeugma (middle position)

diazeugma
A single subject governs several verbs or verbal constructions
hypozeuxis
Every clause (in a series of parallel clauses) has its own (different) verb

Parking in Miami: Huh?

Milken: He and his conferences really need to go away

Comment trolling: See first coment above.

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