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 Six Decades of the Most Popular Names for Girls

Okay, yeah, I’m reblogging something that originally appreared on Jezebel. It won’t happen again.

nevver:

Six Decades of the Most Popular Names for Girls

Okay, yeah, I’m reblogging something that originally appreared on Jezebel. It won’t happen again.

According to the World Bank’s scorecard, the proportion of households in developing countries below the extreme-poverty line (now measured as $1.25 per person per day at international prices) has declined sharply, from 52 percent in 1980, to 43 percent in 1990, 34 percent in 1999, and 21 percent in 2010. Even sub-Saharan Africa, the region with the most recalcitrant poverty, is finally experiencing a notable decline, from 58 percent in 1999 to 49 percent in 2010.

The End of Poverty, Soon (via azspot)

Good. It was about time!

(via azspot)

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Località San Pacifico - San Severino Marche - Italy

Chris McCandless of Into the Wild fame died of eating wild potato seeds. Just like Krakauer suspected when the book came out nearly 20 years ago. Interesting. 

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Chis McCandless died not from arrogance, but from ignorance. The poison he ingested wasn’t known to exist in the potato seeds until last month. He’d have been 45 this year.