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Moneyball

One that im looking forward too : The story of Oakland A’s general manager Billy Beane’s successful attempt to put together a baseball club on a budget by employing computer-generated analysis to draft his players. I am looking forward to this one, its based on the book Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game ; What is it about? Moneyball is a quest for the secret of success in baseball. Following the low-budget Oakland Athletics, their larger-than-life general manger, Billy…

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U.S. Carbon Emissions Exploded in 2010

In 2010, energy-related carbon dioxide emissions in the United States saw their largest absolute and percentage increase – 213 million metric tons or 3.9% – since 1988 when they rose by 218 metric tons or 4.6%, according to data released today by the U.S. Energy Information Administration The world economy is the first example. Spending more than you have kills you and pulls pretty much everyone else around you since you are a super power. Now this? Well America, i…

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Google’s Fiber Experiment

If you havent heard yet, Google is planning to build experimental ultra high-speed broadband networks in a small number of trial locations across the United States to make the Internet better and faster. Apparently its a small no that they are targetting (even though 500,000 households is not exactly a tiny number) but you can nominate your community to be part of this project. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wusklcNKDZc Google, pls come to Malaysia! We need you!! :S

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The Happiest People Alive!

The Danish apparently are the happiest people alive! Oprah went to find out why! The Danish apparently part 50% tax and they are happy to pay that much. And we complain about paying 28%(highest bracket)! Check it out! httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W7s89ptz0dA Watch Part 2

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