The ladder of life, the death of work, the cane toad of property and some other stuff

We start with a question. Why hasn’t the gig economy killed traditional work?, asks Greg Rosalsky and goes on to explain what many people have now realised. The answer, as Greg points out, is that the gig economy doesn’t replace traditional work, never has, and the rise of casual work …

Black Friday Online Deals We Love: 20+ Stores Where EVERYTHING Is 40% or 50% Off

Black Friday is loaded with deals on TVs, Instant Pots, electronics and tech, and much, much more. But sifting through the crowded store aisles loaded with deals at Walmart and other retailers to find the true bargains amid all the discounts can be a hassle — especially because there are …

What’s Your Adversity Score?

Have you heard that the College Board is adding an adversity score to the SAT? This is designed to place the SAT score in the context of a student’s advantages and disadvantages in life. On average, wealthy students earn higher scores than middle-class students. They can afford tutoring and can …