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Thanks to the Banks

I’m thankful I’m not over-extended in my financial obligations. Well, sort of. Got plenty to pay back. I could use some oil money. Maybe not. Dubai World is looking to the banks that lent them billions to hold off a little bit, according to yesterday’s New York Times: The government of Dubai, in a blunt […]


Jetsons in Abu Dhabi

Sitting atop a tenth of the world’s crude oil supply, Abu Dhabi is building a “green” city that will be car-free and people will get around in PRTs (personal rapid transit). Visitors to the future Masdar City will have no choice but to do what the Masdarans do – leave their cars outside the city […]