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Things I Learned this Week

Among the things I learned this week:
* A pasty is a tasty treat. (Courtesy: PMS)

* One-fifth of NYC’s visitors are international visitors, and this group is the source for half of visitors’ retail spending. (Courtesy: NYT)

* An intensive course in pop music, including Cody Simpson, Austin Mahone, Ms. Peachez and more. (Courtesy: EC)

* Crepes are harder to make than I expected. (Courtesy: Personal experience)

Things I Learned this Week

Among the things I learned this week:
* Google uses an enormous number of contractors. (Courtesy: Business Insider)

* When dining in Rome, you have to ask for things twice, including the check. (Courtesy: Personal experience)

* The differences and similarities–yes, there are similarities; namely more than a few of the same luxury stores–of Naples, FL, and Naples, IT (I made it to both in 2012.). (Courtesy: Personal experience)

* Cubavision‘s existence. (Courtesy: Personal experience)

* Four percent of NYC’s population lives in public housing. (Courtesy: New York Times)