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An Unreliable Germany and the Volkswagen Debacle – Roger Cohen,The New York Times

“Germany’s leading company has toyed with the air people breathe. That’s shocking. In historical context, it’s devastating.The Volkswagen scandal elicits more than dismay. It is one of those moments when the entire culture of a nation — in this case … Continue reading

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NY State found that four out of five of the products did not contain any of the herbs on their labels.

Yuck. I hate intentional food poisoning. “The authorities said they had conducted tests on top-selling store brands of herbal supplements at four national retailers — GNC, Target, Walgreens and Walmart — and found that four out of five of the … Continue reading

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It is a rule of thumb, consumers get screwed.

David Lindsay 2 mins · It is a rule of thumb, consumers get screwed. From today’s NY Times editorial: But it doesn’t take an investigation to figure out that higher airfares are the direct result of reduced competition. Consumer advocates … Continue reading

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