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“Not one syllable of what Hemingway has written can or will be missed by any literate person in the world.”

I enjoyed this NYT collection of terrible reviews for now-classic books. Of course hindsight is 20-20, and honest critique in any form is difficult – but it still feels good to poke some fun at those silly critics.

Thiết bị giám sát hành trình cho xe du lịch
Thursday June 27, 2019

Hiện nay, du lịch đang là lĩnh vực có nhiều tiềm năng phát triển trong tương lai và đem lại một nguồn thu lớn cho đất nước. Cùng với những cơ hội phát triển, du lịch Việt Nam cũng gặp phải không ít khó khăn và nhược điểm. Và có lẽ thiết bị định vị cho xe du […]

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For something similar in the VC world, check out Bessemer’s famous anti-portfolio.

Mozambique 2018. Toyota holding 18.7% while the market started recovering
Monday July 15, 2019

Mozambican vehicles sales grew 32.4% in 2018 with 3.280, ending the recent years’ awful trend. Toyota held the market leadership, surging 44.5%, but holding just 18.7% of share. Ford and Nissan improved in double-digits.The post Mozambique 2018. Toyota holding 18.7% while the market started recovering appeared first on https://focus2move.com.

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“Shall we frankly declare that, after the most deliberate consideration of Mr. Darwin’s arguments, we remain unconvinced?” On the Origin of Species, by Charles Darwin (1860)

“The average intelligent reader will glean little or nothing from it … save bewilderment and a sense of disgust.” Ulysses, by James Joyce (1922)

KHÔNG KIỂM ĐỊNH XE Ô TÔ KHI CHƯA GẮN GIÁM SÁT HÀNH TRÌNH
Thursday May 09, 2019

Theo quy định của Bộ GTVT, nếu xe ô tô của bạn không lắp thiết bị giám sát hành trình cho xe khách chạy tuyến cố định, xe buýt, xe kinh doanh du lịch, xe tải, xe kinh doanh vận tải hàng hóa bằng container thì sẽ không được kiểm định Cũng theo quy định, […]

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“This Salinger, he’s a short-story guy.” The Catcher in the Rye, by J.D. Salinger (1951)

“As discouraging as a breakfast of cold porridge.” Collected Poems, by W.B. Yeats (1896)

“There are two equally serious reasons why it isn’t worth any adult reader’s attention. The first is that it is dull, dull, dull in a pretentious, florid and archly fatuous fashion. The second is that it is repulsive.” Lolita, by Vladimir Nabokov (1958)

“Not one syllable of what Hemingway has written can or will be missed by any literate person in the world.” Across the River and Into the Trees, by Ernest Hemingway (1950)

“‘Catch-22’ has much passion, comic and fervent, but it gasps for want of craft and sensibility.” Catch-22, by Joseph Heller (1963)

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