Daily Archives: June 26, 2017

The Man Who Would Be King (1888)

From Rudyard Kipling’s “The Man Who Would Be King” (1888): “‘In another six months,’ says Dravot, ‘we’ll hold another Communication and see how you are working.’ Then he asks them about their villages, and learns that they was fighting one … Continue reading

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Debt Crises: Virgin Islands Edition

The NYT reports that “After Puerto Rico’s Debt Crisis, Worries Shift to Virgin Islands”. It seems the island also has an unfunded pension crisis, much like Puerto Rico. …[T]he debt dilemma is now most acute in the Virgin Islands — … Continue reading

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