China’s addtion to opium launched wars and contribute to the toppling of a dynasty.
If there is one quality that really exasperates the Lean fiend it’s tardiness. The colleague who attends a 09:00 meeting at 09:10, perhaps with coffee in hand, has wasted not just 10 minutes of their own time.
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Ever been in the mood to spend an evening with a group of people who like maths as much as you do? Well, look out for your next Mathsjam.
Why do we refer to money, specifically dollars, as bucks?
It’s mostly likely to be reference to deerskins, which were used as a medium of exchange long before the first US dollar was minted.
Zeno of Elea (c. 450 BCE) is credited with creating several famous paradoxes, the best known of which is that of Achilles and the tortoise.
A municipal bond, popular in the USA and usually thought to be quite a safe bet, is debt issued by a state, municipality or county to finance some capital expenditure.