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Sometimes Twitter just kills me. Two sides with uncomplicated beliefs, founded almost entirely on emotion, trying to talk the loudest.
Americans will drive across crumbling bridges, send kids to crowded schools, but touch their soda and OMG nanny state.
"Being ill defined is a feature common to all important concepts." Mandelbrot, on why he dated his wife for 5 years before getting married.
If you are obsessing over Petraeus' affair, I am assuming you haven't gotten laid in the last year. Just so you know.
I know plenty of men who have discovered that their résumé won't keep them warm at night and that they've missed their kids' childhoods.
I realize you've never traded anything in your life, but I am *dying* to know your thoughts on risk management.
So my daughter has learned to snap her fingers and throw things. One of these is more adorable than the other.
Sheryl Sandberg is the psychological equivalent of Spanx and a push-up bra, with the same target market. Move on already.
Twitter feels so much like high school sometimes. It is possible to like some people a great deal, but dislike their tribe.
Was Wittgenstein right? http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/03/03/was-wittgenstein-right/ … @hw1
Historical Echoes: Cash or Credit? Payments and Finance in Ancient Rome http://libertystreeteconomics.newyorkfed.org/2013/02/historical-echoes-cash-or-credit-payments-and-finance-in-ancient-rome.html … (via @dutch_book) Excellent.
There are so many toxic people on Twitter. Catch and release. You don't have to consume.
Financial analyst (public finance). Former investment manager. Also enjoy philosophy, languages, astronomy, distance running.