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Rentrepreneur: Renting Your Stuff to Make a Living

Selling your junk on eBay is SO last decade. The new way to get money for all the stuff you’ve accumulated throughout the years is to rent them. In his Newsweek article, Rob Baedeker tells us how he makes money hand [...]

Anarchist Cookbook Author: “I’m sorry that it has been used by people for violent purposes.”

In 1971, William Powell’s book The Anarchist Cookbook was first published. Powell wrote it as a teenager, and included “recipes” on things like bomb-making and hand-to-hand combat — exactly the sort of things teenaged boys have found fascinating ever since. But in the years after its publication, Powell renounced his work, and has called for [...]