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Avocados, Heinz, bologna, single women, and dual earners
Here are five stories from last week that really caught my eye:
The Mexican avocado growers and packers association spent big money on a Super Bowl ad last week, but the U.S. suspended all avocado imports just hours before the commercial aired. Thankfully, that suspension has been lifted already!
Are you part of 90% of the country that loves the post office? Did you know that it isn’t a public good? Find out more…
Week 7 is over and I’m still at 5 books for the year. I meant what I said last week when I said I have a bad habit of starting new books and letting them pile up. This past week I started a new book on the economic issues of chocolate in West Africa.
I’ll make a promise to all of you that I will actually finish some books this week and give you a real check-in next week. I can make that promise because I only have about 75 pages left of two books that I’m reading and should be able to knock them out soon. More to (hopefully) come soon.