'They know if they don’t prosecute we can and will'
'Opening up is not a sign of weakness. To the contrary, it may strengthen his position. Trust is an important component in leadership'
'Pursuing alpha, or above-market returns, means you will occasionally forsake beta and matching the market'
The automated braking that might have prevented the death of pedestrian Elaine Herzberg had been switched off “to reduce the potential for erratic vehicle behavior”
'Trump isn’t like most presidents. His financial disclosure – imperfect, subjective and stocked with a porn-star payment – is evidence of that'
'Despite the ubiquity of technology, it’s evident that many people and some entire planets are poor'
'De Villiers wasn’t some punk who thrived on painting graffiti on subway walls. This was a multi-skilled and multi-armed batting Clint Eastwood'
'Philip Roth, who died this week at the age of 85, wrote about uncomfortable things funnily. He spared no blushes'
Here is Bob Dylan's Nobel Prize acceptance speech:
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