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“newsweek: Did you go to college? Do you think it was a lousy investment? Megan McArdle writes this weeks cover story on the mythomania around getting a degree - sending parents to the poorhouse and saddling kids with buckets of debt and no guarantee of a job to pay it back. There is also a chilling piece about Nazi ties to the drug thalidomide and we take a deep look inside Naomi Wolf...

“Do you know what you just did?” the doorman asked Chapman dazedly. “I just shot John Lennon,” came the calm reply. Newsweek December 22, 1980

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In Technology Wars, Using the Patent as a Sword

A display of giant iPhones at the Los Angeles County Fair that show some of Apple's patents Google and Apple spent more on patent lawsuits and acquisitions than they did on R last year... “A display of giant iPhones at the Los Angeles County Fair that show some of Apple's patents”

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80 Years Of Newsweek Covers That Explained The World

Victory in Europe Complete; Allies Now Turn Efforts Toward Smashing Jap War Machine “ A peace that passeth all understanding came to the world this week. It was anticlimactic, it was premature, it was...