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Work in America: Why is Full Employment So Unfulfilling?

Economists in the U.S. describe full employment as an unemployment rate that is between 4 and 6.4%. In October the unemployment rate was 4.1%. It had hovered around 5% throughout 2016. Depending on which economist’s definition of full employment you … Continue reading

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Sunday in the (Sculpture) Park

The Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, N.J. Continue reading

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Did the Environmental Movement Start in the Swamps of Jersey?

Morris County’s Great Swamp was once targeted as a site for an airport. Continue reading

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How to Help Puerto Rico

Originally posted on The World is Your Playground:
Over the past two decades I’ve visited Puerto Rico on nearly a dozen vacations. I circumvented the island numerous times, marveled at the hospitality, enjoyed the Latin culture, sunned on the beautiful…

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Short Stays, Long Histories

Some historic Colorado Hotels Continue reading

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Gone fishin’. And hiking, biking and horseback riding in Rocky Mountain National Park

High up in the Rockies Continue reading

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On Saturday Night, Chihuly is Lit Up

Chihuly Nights at the New York Botanical Garden Continue reading

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A Season of Ballpark Food

From filet mignon at Citi Field to pork roll in Trenton with a stop in Rockland for teriyaki. Continue reading

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Scenes from the Jersey Shore

From Sea Isle City across the 7-mile island to Wildwood. Continue reading

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Oh the Things Thomas Edison Thought Of

Like the phonograph, the light bulb, the motion picture. And the waffle maker?!? Continue reading

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