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~ SM ~ Shopping Malls ~ James Rouse ~ 1958

~ FC ~ Food Courts ~ James Rouse ~ 1958

~ WLLA-PHP ~ What Looks Like A – Permanently High Plateau ~ Irving Fisher ~ New York Times ~ 06-09-1929

~ APT ~ Advanced Persistent Threat ~ 2006

~ PII ~ Personally Identifiable Information

~ CRM ~ Customer Relations Management

~ HDYKN-IE-H-U-EAV? ~ How Do You Know When – Irrational Exuberance – Has – Unduly – Escalated Asset Values? ~ Alan Greenspan ~ 05-12-1996

~ ONW ~ Omit Needless Words ~ The Elements Of Style ~ William Strunk ~ 1918

~ TWPTRIWS-B-IHBGFFYOM-WVCE-TIWWEW ~ That Was Precisely The Reason I Was Shocked – Because – I Had Been Going For Forty Years Or More – With Very Considerable Evidence – That It Was Working Exceptionally Well ~ Alan Greensapn ~ 23-10-2008

~ TWEEC-ITSOLY ~ The Whole Intellectual Edifice Collapsed – In The Summer Of Last Year ~ Alan Greensapn ~ 23-10-2008

~ LARP ~ Live Action Role-Playing ~ 197?

~ C-SP-AT-C-S-COE-HTSRFOPUAR-TI-ATCOO-TA-WAEAFABVOTE ~ Cliches – Stock Phrases – Adherence To – Conventional – Standardized – Codes Of Expression – Have The Socially Recognized Function Of Protecting Us Against Reality – That Is – Against The Claim On Our – Thinking Attention – Which All Events And Facts Arouse By Virtue Of Their Existence ~ Hannah Arendt ~ Social Research ~ 1971

~ HF ~ Hedged Fund ~ Alfred Winslow Jones ~ 1949

~ D-Z-T-B ~ Debt-Zombies-To-Be ~ Steve Keen ~ Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis? ~ 2017

~ SID ~ Stability Is Destabilising ~ Hyman Minsky ~ Financial Instability Revisited ~ 1972

~ TTT-TDW-IASIB-I-TBI-IACE ~ The Tendency To – Transform Doing Well – Into A Speculative Investment Boom – Is – The Basic Instability – In A Capitalist Economy ~ Hyman Minsky ~ The Financial Instability Hypothesis ~ 1977

~ DIAECOACE ~ Debt Is An Essential Characteristic Of A Capitalist Economy ~ Hyman Minsky ~ The Financial Instability Hypothesis ~ 1977

~ MID ~ More Is Different ~ Philip Anderson ~ More Is Different ~ 1972

~ TATRETSFL-DNITAT-SFTLARTU ~ The Ability To Reduce Everything To Simple Fundamental Laws – Does Not Imply The Ability To – Start From Those Laws And Reconstruct The Universe ~ Philip Anderson ~ More Is Different ~ 1972

~ AELOC-ENPA-A-TUO-TNB-RR-AFIINAAO ~ At Each Level Of Complexity – Entirely New Properties Appear – And – The Understanding Of – The New Behaviors – Requires Research – As Fundamental In Its Nature As Any Other ~ Philip Anderson ~ More Is Different ~ 1972

~ WHPTTLGADTRH ~ We Have Passed Through The Looking Glass And Down The Rabbit Hole ~ Kurt Andersen ~ Fantasyland ~ 2017

~ TITS ~ Tanks In The Streets ~ Jon Stewart

~ PWEPIAIWTCWIIS-TILAWTDWTCAITD ~ People Who Exercise Power Inevitably Abuse It When They Can Wield It In Secret – They Inevitably Lie About What They Do When They Can Act In The Dark ~ Glen Greenwald ~ 11-04-2013 ~ Guardian

~ WDOD ~ Walking Dead Of Debt ~ Steve Keen ~ Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis? ~ 2017

~ EFACB ~ Eating From A Common Bowl ~ The Great Peace of Montreal ~ 1701

~ RSVP ~ Rapid Sequential Visual Presentation

~ FF ~ Filter Failure ~ Clay Shirky ~ 19-09-2008

~ WTSHTF ~ Norman Mailer ~ The Naked And The Dead ~ 1944

~ SHTF ~ Shit Hits The Fan

~ RDF ~ Reality Distortion Field ~ Bud Tribble ~ 1981

~ MOM ~ Missions Operations Manager

~ NDD ~ Nature Deficit Disorder ~ Richard Louv ~ Last Child In The Woods ~ 2005

~ FB ~ Forest Bathing

~ SOTF ~ Survival Of The Fittest ~ Herbert Spencer ~ The Principles Of Biology ~ 1864

~ FRB ~ Fast Radio Burst ~ Duncan Lorimer + David Narkevic ~ 2007

~ HJ ~ Hebbie Jeebies ~ Billy DeBreck ~ 26-10-1923

~ T-TEC-SBAR-F-F-TTL-IT-PIAGOC ~ Totalitarianism – The Essential Conviction – Share By All Ranks – From Fellow-Traveler To Leader – Is That – Politics Is A Game Of Cheating ~ Hannah Arendt ~ The Origins Of Totalitarianism ~ 1951

~ GFC ~ Global Financial Crisis ~ Steve Keen ~ Can We Avoid Another Financial Crisis? ~ 2017

~ BICTCDIOCWT-TITOBOAGC ~ But In Changing The City’s Desires Instead Of Complying With Them – That Is The Only Business Of A Good Citizen ~ Plato ~ Gorgias ~ 517 BCE

~ ATI ~ And The Internet ~ Kurt Andersen ~ Fantasyland ~ 2017

~ TIO-EAPP-BWTARAWTAW-AMPTICU-I-TWIRBLE ~ The Ideas Of – Economists And Political Philosophers – Both When They Are Right And When They Are Wrong – Are More Powerful Than Is Commonly Understood – Indeed – The World Is Ruled By Little Else ~ John Maynard Keynes ~ The General Theory Of Employment, Interest And Money ~ 1936

~ BIOYOFTTLTBIO ~ Believing In One Type Of Fantasy Tends To Lead To Believing In Others ~ Kurt Andersen ~ Fantasyland ~ 2017

~ HAG/HFBG ~ Hints And Guesses / Hints Followed By Guesses ~ T. S. Eliot ~ Four Quartets: The Dry Salvages ~ 1969

~ MP-DTIAWRAAT-TBTW-NMHA-A-DNPOTBDBIHESTBALA ~ Mass Propaganda – Discovered That Its Audience Was Ready At All Times – To Believe The Worst – No Matter How Absurd – And – Did Not Particularity Object To Being Deceived Because It Held Every Statement To Be A Lie Anyhow ~ Hannah Arendt ~ The Origins Of Totalitarianism ~ 1951

~ TIYLYKYAAOBE-WYLTW-A-WYLTR ~ Twice In Your Life You Know You Are Approved Of By Everyone – When You Learn To Walk – And – When You Learn To Read ~ Penelope Fitzgerald ~ Why I Write ~ A House Of Air ~ 2009