Look around you. Let your eyes rest on the first object you see. Do you know how it was made, and where? The answer is most likely no. And up until a few years ago, it might even have been followed with a “Who cares?” or “Who cares as-long-as-it’s-cheap?”
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39 Gold Bars: $15,372,742 (11 AM/GMT-3/13/08): $988.25/oz Zurich, Switzerland, 2008.
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There may be places in this country where top-down Robert Moses–style experts-know-best planning is still alive and well, but Brattleboro, Vermont, is most definitely not one of them.
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