Wednesday, January 25, 2017


Not ignorance, but ignorance of ignorance is the death of knowledge. -Alfred North Whitehead

For audiobook listeners, it appears that My Life and Work: An Autobiography of Henry Ford became available on Audible last September. If you buy the Kindle edition for $0.99 (HERE), you can then get the Audible edition for $1.99 (HERE, or just check the "Add Audible narration to your purchase for just $1.99" box when buying the Kindle edition).

The Sage of Omaha: Words of Wisdom from Warren Buffett [H/T Linc] (LINK)

Dan Carlin's latest Hardcore History episode is now available -- Show 59 - (Blitz) The Destroyer of Worlds (audio) (LINK)
What happens if human beings can’t handle the power of their own weaponry? This show examines the dangerous early years of the Nuclear Age and humankind’s efforts to avoid self-destruction at the hands of its own creation.
Dow 20000: Don’t Be Euphoric. Be Very Cautious - by Jason Zweig (LINK)

Harvard to Outsource Management of Its $35.7 Billion Endowment (LINK)

The Parasite That Compels Other Parasites to Shove Their Heads Into Holes...and then eats them (LINK)

It's been quite a few years since I've read this, but it may be worth a re-read [H/T @hussmanjp]: George Washington's Farewell Address (also available as a BOOK, on KINDLE, or on AUDIBLE)

“Take a good hard look at people’s ruling principle, especially of the wise, what they run away from and what they seek out.” -Marcus Aurelius (via The Daily Stoic)