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Friday August 19 2011

My blogging pause here is working quite well, in the sense that I do indeed seem to be doing more at Samizdata, a far more significant operation than this. 

Number of Samizdata postings by me during May, when I was blogging regularly here: 9

Number of Samizdata postings by me during June, when I was also blogging regularly here: 12

Number of Samizdata postings by me during July, when I stopped blogging regularly here: 26

Number of Samizdata postings by me (so far) during August, during which month I have continued not to blog regularly here: 10

I have made no particular effort to blog at Samizdata.  I switched off my sense of obligation here, but did not switch it on again there.  I merely blogged, mostly there, whenever I felt inclined.

Samizdata is a good blog, but it’s archiving system is not good, so allow me to do some archiving of my own.  Vanity?  Yes.  But this whole blog is vanity.  My most important reader here, unlike at Samizdata, is me.

Aug 18: “The IPL has become a bit of a welfare state ...”

Aug 15: What Obama’s decline in job approval means – and does not mean

Aug 14: When words go walkabout

Aug 11: A repeat for the BBC Radio 4 Keynes v Hayek debate

Aug 10: Rioting is fun

Aug 9: Letting the Police do their job

Aug 8: Cameron’s Falklands moment

Aug 4: Does Democrats calling Tea Partiers terrorists mean that the Democrats are winning, or losing?

Aug 4: Keynes v Hayek reminder

Aug 1: The run out that wasn’t

July 31: Samizdata quote of the day

July 28: How Mushtaq Ali and Vijay Merchant defied the Maharajkumar of Vizianagram

July 27: Austrianism as Number Two

July 25: Samizdata quote of the day

July 25: A great day at Lord’s

July 24: Some not so recent Brittany pictures

July 23: Samizdata quote of the day

July 21: The Governor of the Bank of England chooses today to appear on Test Match Special - to talk about something entirely different

July 21: Will Schlichter’s book be out soon enough, and when should I review it?

July 20: Samizdata quote of the day

July 19: Rob Fisher on the Asus Padfone

July 19: Is Britain about to shrug off David Cameron?

July 15: How the de Havilland Twin Otter came back from the dead

July 15: Samizdata quote of the day

July 15: Who in the world has been going where in the world

July 14: Museum of Communism: Above McDonalds and opposite Benetton

July 13: One cheer for democracy and no cheers for real democracy

July 12: Steve Baker MP on how the IFRS makes bankers behave badly

July 10: Samizdata quote of the day

July 8: Samizdata quote of the day

July 7: When the News of the World (closure of) is the news

July 7: Samizdata quote of the day

July 7: The words “Twitter” and “Facebook” are interdit on French TV

July 6: Steve Baker MP quotes von Mises in the Commons: “There is no means of avoiding the final collapse of a boom brought about by credit expansion …”

July 5: Cricket gets more global but stays political

July 4: Samizdata quote of the day

June 27: Pointing the finger at strikes in China and in Britain

June 25: Samizdata quote of the day

June 22: Frank J on Obama’s re-election chances

June 20: Environmental news from Canada

June 19: Will Saudi Arabia now ban the burqa?

June 15: Toby Young on increasing the supply of good education

June 13: Samizdata quote of the day

June 11: Is the globe now ready to start thinking seriously about its elite?

June 8: Prices going up and a price going down

June 7: Ideas have consequences

June 5: Unsure of current legislation?

June 3: Death and surveillance

May 30: Samizdata quote of the day

May 26: Samizdata quote of the day

May 26: Samizdata mistranslation of the day

May 25: Allister Heath on how spending is still going up

May 22: Today I photographed the World’s End (and lots of boats)

May 21: Samizdata quote of the day

May 14: Good news on the environmental policy front

May 12: Rally Against Debt

May 1: Austrianism in Lawrence of Arabia

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