delanceyplace archive

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Daily Excerpt Subject

a true alpha male -- 12/2/20

europe invests in latin america -- 12/1/20

the life of a mountain man -- 11/30/20

native american tribes in northeastern america -- 11/27/20

empty -- 11/25/20

charles rules america -- 11/24/20

money and taxes -- 11/23/20

the greatness of “white christmas” -- 11/20/20

the receding back room

the emergence of cotton -- 11/17/20

slavery and southern unity -- 11/16/20

stanley kubrick at home -- 11/13/20

the fragmentation and concentration of the world -- 11/12/20

do not put foreign objects in your mouth -- 11/11/20

frankfurt’s judengasse -- 11/10/20

the quest for homeownership -- 11/9/20

2001: a space odyssey -- 11/06/20

having nothing to lose -- 11/5/20

the sneeze -- 11/04/20

cicero -- 11/3/20

love and the louisiana purchase -- 11/2/20

casting the shining -- 10/30/20

men build up placid surfaces that women puncture -- 10/29/20

superpredators and megafauna in north america -- 10/28/20

a revolution in the art of war -- 10/27/20

modern monetary theory -- 10/26/20

buffalo bill’s wild west show -- 10/23/20

oil boom and oil bust -- 10/22/20

colliding galaxies -- 10/21/20

queen kristina and rene descartes -- 10/20/20

mining camps and frontier towns -- 10/19/20

trouble at yellowstone park -- 10/16/20

the two cuban revolutions that happened before fidel castro -- 10/15/20

how many stars are there? -- 10/14/20

industrial espionage -- 10/13/20

paul klee and his father -- 10/9/20

the greatest negotiator in history -- 10/8/20

penicillin and cantaloupe -- 10/7/20

lunch at work -- 10/06/20

the SBA and the modern venture capital era -- 10/5/20

“the day of the month on which they were laid” -- 10/2/20

stealing valuable art -- 10/1/20

einstein's report on relativity -- 9/30/20

the distraction brought by martin luther -- 9/29/20

a school-teacher turned vigilante leader -- 9/28/20