Holiday in Holland

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Today we begin with a new look that is a little easier on the eyes and probably much easier on the stomach. We still have a hint of orange because these pages are crafted in Holland, so expect some things to be viewed through orange tinted glasses.

The Dutch are have found other uses for sand besides growing tulips. Like the former financial masters of the universe, they are masters at building sandcastles.

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Some fine examples are now on display at Scheveningen Beach. They will probably be around for at 6 weeks or so, which is pretty amazing considering they are made of sand. This is longer than some bank bailouts lasted.

We are giving politics a rest for a while.