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  1. Voter bass

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    What do we look for in a leader? Political vision? Sound policies? Compassion? Well, no. A deep voice appears to be the answer, says Casey Klofstad of Miami University. His research indicates that a mellifluous bass tone is the perfect credential for a true leader. The deeper the voice the...
  2. Martin Amis’s 1982 space invasion

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      A recent article on The Millions has hauled Martin Amis’s marvellously titled 1982 book Invasion of the Space Invaders from near-total obscurity into the media limelight and public consciousness. Thanks to my own predilections and far too much time spent in libraries, Invasion of the Space Invaders happens to...


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