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Old Money, New Money, Green Money, Blue Money: ‘The Great Gatsby’

OK, let’s get something straight right off the bat: There’s really nothing new to say about ‘The Great Gatsby.’ There’s probably an entire library’s worth of criticism, counter-criticism and counter-counter-criticism about the book. In fact, just by writing about it, … Continue reading

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Original Banksters: ‘The Money Men’

The first thing you need to know about Prof. H.W. Brands’ The Money Men is that the author failed. In the prologue of this book, Brands connects the individual exploits of five great American financiers (Alexander Hamilton, Nicholas Biddle, Jay … Continue reading

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