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Sweet, Sweet Unemployment

It's now been over two months since I left my job at the Mellon Foundation, and I've only just found the time to return to this website.

People with jobs don't appreciate the terrific time pressures of unemployment. Having replaced a daily grind of drudgery with the ability to do your heart's desire, all day, every day, until the credit lines run out, you find yourself actually having to …

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A Rocket To Nowhere
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Best Practices For Time Travelers
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