Monday, April 17, 2017


Mohnish Pabrai on CNBC (video) [H/T Matt] (LINK)

No Worship Without Skin in the Game - by Nassim Nicholas Taleb (LINK)

Frank and Steven’s Excellent Corporate-Raiding Adventure (LINK)
Two law professors tried to mimic big activist hedge funds, investing their retirement savings in a small, languishing public company and trying to shake it up. Here’s what happened.
How I Built This podcast -- 1-800-GOT-JUNK?: Brian Scudamore (LINK)
Brian Scudamore didn't dream of a life hauling away other people's trash. But when he needed to pay for college, he bought a $700 pickup truck, painted his phone number on the side, and started hauling. Now 1-800-GOT-JUNK? makes over $200 million in annual revenue.
O Behave podcast: Episode 3 - Deceit and Self - Deception (with Robert Trivers) (LINK)
An engaging and wide-ranging conversation between evolutionary biologist Robert Trivers and Ogilvy & Mather vice-chairman Rory Sutherland. Podcast hosted by Ogilvy Change behavioural researchers Julia Stainforth and Maddie Croucher.
Bill Belichick reveals his 5 rules of exceptional leadership (article and video) [H/T Matt] (LINK)

This new solar-powered device can pull water straight from the desert air [H/T Linc] (LINK)

Receding glacier causes immense Canadian river to vanish in four days [H/T Linc] (LINK)