I’ve spent the last week in bed. Pretty sure it was a virus. I’m not so sure it was the big one… it felt more like mild mono plus a massive caffeine headache (on second thought, the caffeine headache was probably just that…seeing as a diuretic isn’t the most helpful ‘clear liquid’ – and as…

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I stopped flying about a year and a half ago after learning — just before hopping on a plane — that air transit produces roughly 10x the emissions of ground transit (distances and volume being equal). As the plane hurtled down the runway burning jet fuel, I grappled with the knowledge that this, multiplied times…

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SO- the day after tomorrow is the kick-off of the online binge-shopping season, and we have some thoughts about that. Did you know that pound for pound and mile for mile, flying produces 10x more carbon dioxide emissions than ground transit? (Yes, those are the same emissions causing rapid global warming). If you’re feeling powerless…

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There are questions we get so frequently that failure to document them in writing becomes a verifiable drain on the business. Tonight, I invested two hours in writing up a ‘how to determine the value of your thing’ process  based on how we figure out shop pricing for weird items. With no further ado: What’s…

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Hi, friends- it’s been a while since I’ve written as anything other than Junket’s ‘we’ persona, and it’s not without some hesitation that I start speaking in my own voice here. Will I be able to sustain a somewhat-regular writing effort without getting thrown off my game by shop emergencies? I don’t know – and…

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