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Mortgage crisis corrupting the youth

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22 July 2008 09:16

It’s not only Sydney that’s obsessed with real estate. I liked this little story from the Metropolitan Diary section of Monday’s New York Times, in which New Yorkers recount incidents about life in the city:

Dear Diary: After I pressed the penthouse button in the elevator of my East End Avenue apartment building, a boy of 6 or 7 said: “Wow. You must have a great view. Can you see the river?”

When I said yes, he then asked, “Full or partial view?”

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