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5 Things You Need to Know Before You Buy a Home
4) TANSTAAFL (look it up). I paid cash for my home, but I still have insurance; it's only prudent. And, yes, the government will get their pound of flesh.
Mitch McConnell: No hearings on Obama's Supreme Court pick
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. walks to a closed-door GOP policy lunch on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016.
TANSTAAFL, China equities and the wider economy edition
TANSTAAFL, China equities and the wider economy edition · David Keohane. Spending some time as AV's Bombay wallah. Noticeably sweatier but not much else has changed.
The Economics of “Free Stuff”
The perennial promises of free stuff from political candidates are front and center again now that we are ensnared in another US election cycle. The knee-jerk response from some economists and libertarians is “TANSTAAFL!
In Age of Google, Librarians Get Shelved
The next time you visit a public library and see an older person at the information desk, someone near retirement age, take a good look. You may be seeing the last of a dying breed, the professional librarian.

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