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The Mysterious Impact of Being an Age That Ends in 9

Studies show that “nine-enders” are prone to do more ambitious and extreme things. Does the same hold for countries?

Illustration: David Jien

TThere’s something different about the number nine. We know this intuitively, right? It’s why everything on late-night…



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Maya Kroth

Itinerant journo, ex @fulbrightprgrm Spain & @sipiapa_oficial in Mex, interested in siesta, travel, food, journalism, bicycles & bourbon.