Media invite from before the first iPhone launch. 
Will Sept. 9 change everything again?

Media invite from before the first iPhone launch.
Will Sept. 9 change everything again?

If you could imagine what a next-generation bank might look like, LendingClub may very well fit the description. So when the company’s shares start trading n the coming months, Wall Street will be paying very close attention, for more than one reason.

一个脚步声虽然小
但是十个,一百个,一千个,一万个
我们就能震荡地球了!
阿信, 五月天 — 玛莎的小事 (Piano Live)

Nighthawks. Edward Hopper, 1942.
Favorite painting.

Nighthawks. Edward Hopper, 1942.

Favorite painting.

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That cult tells students that it’s not worth doing math unless you’re the best at math—because those special few are the only ones whose contributions really count.

Most people live life on the path we set for them, too afraid to explore any other. But once in a while people like you come along and knock down all the obstacles we put in your way. People who realize free will is a gift you never know how to use until you fight for it. I think that’s the Chairman’s real plan - that maybe one day we won’t write the plan, you will.
The Adjustment Bureau

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The reason we need the humanities is because we’re human. That’s enough.
Adam Gopnik, “Why Teach English?”, The New Yorker

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They may not have accomplished much legislatively, but after Wednesday, members of both parties should have plenty of fresh sound bites to take home with them when they leave town tomorrow for another four-day weekend.

—By Reilly Dowd, The Fiscal Times

"Yellen, who answered each question slowly and deliberately
in a tone that hardly changed, replied that such action from the
Fed would only come in extreme circumstances.” - Reuters