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Thursday linkage


Sam Roggeveen


10 September 2009 10:59

  • An update on the story I mentioned yesterday, about GQ burying its own scoop about the 1999 Moscow bombings. Here's an interview with the journalist who wrote the piece (h/t Real Clear World).
  • An examination of 9/11 terrorist Mohamed Atta's Master's thesis in urban planning.
  • Why 'One laptop per child' failed.
  • What's THE major driver of the global economy in the next 40 years? Demographics.
  • Following our recent discussions about drug policy, the International Peace Institute sees an end to the War on Drugs.
  • New US Senator and former comedian Al Franken has a cool party trick — he can draw a map of the USA, including all the states, freehand (h/t Drum):