Volatility smile

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RSA Animate – Crises of Capitalism

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I favorited a YouTube video: In this RSA Animate, renowned academic David Harvey asks if it is time to look beyond capitalism towards a new social order that would allow us to live within a system that really could be responsible, just, and humane?

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Transportation in Disarray After Blizzard Tapers Off – NYTimes.com

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TheOpenInter.net Provides a Simple Primer on Net Neutrality [Explainer]

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TheOpenInter.net Provides a Simple Primer on Net NeutralityYou might have a strong opinion on net neutrality, and you’d guess many more would, if they knew what was at stake. Link them to theopeninter.net, where the issue and stakes are explained in fairly clear fashion.

The downward-flowing, animated site is done in HTML5 (no Flash required), and explains the consequences of allowing per-app net metering with both text and illustrations. It’s certainly written from the perspective of advocates for an open, undivided web, but not annoyingly so. If you want to get people talking and potentially bugging their legislators on the issue, send it along.