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29 April 2017 17:36 (South Africa)

First the US reform bill passes, then the earth quakes

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

On Thursday the US Congress passed the financial reform bill, aimed at further regulating the financial industry to prevent a repeat of 2008's Lehman Brothers' collapse. Early on Friday morning Washington DC was hit by an earthquake. Sure, it was mild, measuring only 3.6 on the richter scale, but it's the biggest earthquake ever recorded in Washington. Coincidence? We think not.  Read more: MSNBC

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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