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The Lonely Planet Guide to Micronations

This is nifty. I picked it up at Secret Garden Books yesterday. It’s a travel guide listing several dozen “micronations,” defined on Wikipedia as “entities that resemble independent nations or states but which are unrecognized by world governments or major … Continue reading

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Sin City

My wife Lisa and I are back from Vegas, where we got an early start on the traditional Jewish Christmas of low-stakes gambling and buffets. Some highlights: Our favorite poker room — Treasure Island. The new Venetian poker room was … Continue reading

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