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  Five skywriting planes etched the phrase “Existence or Non Existence” in the vivid blue skies above Brooklyn, NY last Sunday. What did it all mean? While deep thinkers may get all existential about the mantra, it was actually an art project riffing on the CIA’s statement that it neither confirms nor denies “the existence or non-existence” of drones. As the word ‘existence’ slowly evaporated, however, my thoughts turned to what a retail colleague of mine calls ephemeral, or p