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2/20/13 Gil's LotD: Babysitting co-op

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capitol_Hill_Babysitting_Co-op This babysitting co-op makes for an excellent example of how monetary and fiscal policy work.

11/16/12 Gil's LotD: Knitta Please

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knitta_Please Knitta Please is a group of knitting graffiti artists.

8/4/12 Gil's LotD: In rem jurisdiction

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/In_rem_jurisdiction In rem jurisdiction is the power a court has over property when the property itself is responsible.

1/12/12 Gil's LotD: Peppercorn

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peppercorn_%28legal%29 A peppercorn is a token cost put into a contract to obscure the actual amount of consideration given.

11/25/11 Gil's LotD: Green flash

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_flash You can see a tiny bit of green light when the sun sets. Wikipedia has some pictures.

11/19/11 Gil's LotD: Tax dodging

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Double_Irish_Arrangement The Double Irish Arrangement is a way for companies to avoid U.S. income tax on foreign income.

11/7/11 Gil's LotD: Feist v. Rural

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Feist_v._Rural Feist v. Rural established that copyrights require some creativity.

11/2/11 Gil's LotD crap: Naked News

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naked_News This seems to be a business idea a lot of people have but nobody can make work. Jon Stewart should get on it.

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10/26/11 Gil's LotD: Nestorian Stele

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nestorian_Stele The Nestorian Stele records the ancient history of Christianity in China. It was buried in 845.

10/17/11 Gil's LotD: Tally sticks

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tally_stick Wikipedia on the history of tally sticks throughout the ages and how they were used.

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