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What do you get when you plant kisses?

For those who don't quite "get it" when someone makes a tulip joke in any given Bitcoin thread. This is a short documentary on the phenomenon of Tulip Mania, a period in Dutch economic history when Tulips became such a hot commodity that empires were born and lives ruined all over the value of tulip bulbs. [slyt]
posted by mediocre on Mar 22, 2014 - 27 comments

The 7 Biggest Economic Lies

The seven biggest economic lies with Robert Reich.
posted by latkes on Jan 27, 2012 - 126 comments

Warning Warning — Danger Danger

Why you will fail to have a great career [more inside]
posted by esprit de l'escalier on Jan 15, 2012 - 113 comments

BUY MORE STUFF. CONSUME. OBEY.

The Light Bulb Conspiracy is a documentary about disposable printers, light bulbs and everything else, investigating the implications of the business model and industrial design philosophy of Planned Obsolescence that drives and shapes our economy.
posted by loquacious on Dec 10, 2011 - 43 comments

Staring into the abyss

$550 Billion Disappeared in "Electronic Run On the Banks" (SLYT) [more inside]
posted by up in the old hotel on Feb 9, 2009 - 49 comments

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