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Critics Applaud “Sexy” and “Thrilling” New Series “DEUTSCHLAND 83″

Critics Applaud “Sexy” and “Thrilling” New Series “DEUTSCHLAND 83″

“The New York Times” and others are getting excited about SundanceTV’s newest international drama DEUTSCHLAND 83. The “spy-soap” series will be the first German-language TV series aired on a US network, and it’s been building a steady buzz. Here’s why it’s must-see TV.

Burgernomics: The Big Mac index

Burgernomics: The Big Mac index

The Economist recently published their popular “Big Mac Index,” a semi-annual “lighthearted guide to valuing currencies” that “is based on the theory of purchasing-power parity (PPP), which says that exchange rates should equalise the price of a basket of goods in each country.” The single baseline product for comparison is McDonald’s Big Mac which can…