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    Quote Originally Posted by Elefant&Castle:
    Considering the price of chocolate, cheese may be the way to go

    https://tradingeconomics.com/commodity/cocoa
    If a woman gave me a piece of cheese I would be delighted.
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    Quote Originally Posted by hullexile:
    For those men not having success attracting the ladies

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    Quote Originally Posted by Elefant&Castle:
    Considering the price of chocolate, cheese may be the way to go

    https://tradingeconomics.com/commodity/cocoa
    Quote Originally Posted by hullexile:
    If a woman gave me a piece of cheese I would be delighted.
    This reads like a romance novel written by an economist who has never had a date.

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    Quote Originally Posted by huja:
    This reads like a romance novel written by an economist who has never had a date.
    Based in a cheese shop. I think further research is required on the type of cheese.

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    I didn't know that people standing for elections claim large amounts of money for "expenses" (this guy got caught trying to cheating the system)


    https://www.thestandard.com.hk/break...on-expenditure


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    We need eclipses to get off our phones and devices...

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    https://blog.cloudflare.com/total-ec...xico-us-canada

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    The quest for knowledge knows no bounds – there are 389K people learning Klingon on Duolingo.


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    Quote Originally Posted by traineeinvestor:
    The quest for knowledge knows no bounds – there are 389K people learning Klingon on Duolingo.
    I guess only Lavrov was more badass
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    Apparently, in the US Paul Revere’s ride is more famous than OJ Simpson’ s


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    Quote Originally Posted by Morrison:
    Apparently, in the US Paul Revere’s ride is more famous than OJ Simpson’ s

    Every school kid learns about Paul Revere's ride. It is one of the key events in the creation story/legend/myth of the U.S. It's a big deal.
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    Quote Originally Posted by huja:
    Every school kid learns about Paul Revere's ride. It is one of the key events in the creation story/legend/myth of the U.S. It's a big deal.
    What about Benedict Arnold then ? Is he well known or only to history buffs ?

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