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Thursday linkage

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

26 June 2008 17:35

  • Beijing is introducing  free wireless internet around the whole city.
  • Holy cow: 'According to Indem, a Moscow-based research center that tracks corruption, people living in Russia pay $319 billion a year in bribes. That amounts to about $2,250 for each of the country's 142 million citizens.'
  • Gary Lineker was right: football is a game played by 22 men over 90 minutes, at the end of which, the German team wins.
  • Here's a good new blog find: Missile Monitor tracks all kinds of missile proliferation.