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Why Americans Don’t Save: “Credit has become America’s welfare policy.”

Unlike people from other countries, Americans aren’t big savers – that much we know. But why exactly? Sheldon Garon, professor of history and East Asian studies at Princeton University explains in his new book, Beyond [...]

Beatbox Cello

(YouTube link) Enjoy some music by cellist Kevin Olusola. He is an accomplished musician, but the senior at Yale University is majoring in pre-med and East Asian studies. Olusola spent a fellowship year in China to study the language, but also managed to perform a few concerts while there. Read more at his website. Link -via [...]