Friday, June 9, 2017


"If you need to use a computer or calculator to make the calculation, you shouldn't buy it...It should scream at you...we do not sit down with spreadsheets and do all that sort of thing. We just see something that obviously is better than anything else around that we understand — and then we act." -Warren Buffett (source)

Don’t Touch My Money, Just Hold My Hand - by Jason Zweig (LINK)

Geoffrey West on the FT Alphaville podcast (LINK)
Related book: Scale
Mark Spitznagel on Bloomberg TV (video) [H/T Jim] (LINK)

Mark Spitznagel at the Bloomberg Invest conference (video) (LINK)

Exponent podcast: Episode 117 — Fruitful Clapping (LINK)

TED Talk -- Anne Lamott: 12 truths I learned from life and writing (LINK)
Related book: Bird by Bird
The School of Life: An Interview With Alain de Botton (LINK)

Fetuses Prefer Face-Like Images Even in the Womb - by Ed Yong (LINK)

Did life here begin ... out there? Maybe its precursors did. - by Phil Plait (LINK)