Happy Christmas everyone.
I regret to say...
My social media campaign has drawn to a close. Why, you ask? Because #benjaminFOUNDaninternship! I learned today that I will be a Dow Jones news editing intern in summer 2012. I don’t know if I’ll be able to adequately express my excitement, ever. Very flattered, very humbled. Cannot wait to work at the Indy Star next summer.
Ten Reasons Why You Should Never Accept a Diamond... →
1. You’ve Been Psychologically Conditioned To Want a Diamond The diamond engagement ring is a 63-year-old invention of N.W.Ayer advertising agency. The De Beers diamond cartel contracted N.W.Ayer to create a demand for what are, essentially, useless hunks of rock. 2. Diamonds are Priced Well Above Their Value The De Beers cartel has systematically held diamond prices at levels far greater than...