Daily Archives: December 3, 2007

55% of sub-prime mortgages could have been better deals for folks with a downpayment and better credit

Goddammit. “One common assumption about the subprime mortgage crisis is that it revolves around borrowers with sketchy credit who couldn’t have bought a home without paying punitively high interest rates. But it turns out that plenty of people with seemingly … Continue reading

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Tomb of tomes

“Indeed, the problem for our great libraries is that books won’t stop coming. The British Library’s UK national collection is currently expanding at the rate of 12.5 kilometres of shelf space a year, and somewhere has to be found to … Continue reading

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6A bails on LJ reaction

If I’m going to read this mess, by Elvis, I’m going to blog some of it. Proceed at your own risk:

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