Benjamin Montgomery

Interesting Links For 10/6/08

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Top links for today are…

  1. How Government Stoked The Mania:  Housing prices would never have risen so high without multiple Washington mistakes. From the Wall Street Journal.
  2. Historic Fairmont/Roosevelt Hotel In New Orleans To Reopen: A historic New Orleans hotel shuttered since Hurricane Katrina will reopen in late spring of 2009 following a $135 million renovation.
  3. Living Within Our Means Is A Key Economic Step: Maybe we’re not all buying flat-screen TVs and leather-trimmed SUVs. But as a society, we’ve come to expect what were once considered luxuries as basic necessities.
  4. Space Elevator Moving Forward:  The project is a “space elevator,” and some experts now believe that the concept is well within the bounds of possibility — maybe even within our lifetimes.  (JLSEC anyone?)
  5. 10 Simple Ways To Live A Less Stressful Life: Now, your life will probably never be stress-free — I don’t think that’s even desirable, even if it is possible, because stress is something that challenges us and helps us grow. At a reasonable level. But when stress gets too high, it causes us to be unhappy and unhealthy.

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October 5, 2008 at 10:29 pm

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