Wednesday, January 4, 2017


"He who sees the past as surprise-free is bound to have a future full of surprises." -Amos Tversky (via The Undoing Project)

Video trailer for the HBO Documentary "Becoming Warren Buffett" [H/T Linc] (LINK)

Farnam Street: George Marshall’s 1920 Letter on True Leadership (LINK)
Related book: George C. Marshall: Interviews and Reminiscences (or online transcripts HERE)
Valuation and investment analysis - by John Hempton (LINK)

When do you average down? - by John Hempton (LINK)

Alexa: Amazon's Operating System - by Ben Thompson (LINK)

An interview with Robert Shiller [H/T ValueWalk] (LINK)

Exxon Mobil Cashes Out Ex-CEO Tillerson Ahead of Confirmation Hearings (LINK)

The Fake and Distorted News Epidemic and Bridgewater's Recent Experience With The Wall Street Journal - by Ray Dalio (LINK)

Billionaire Hedge-Fund Manager Ties W.S.J. to “Fake” News Epidemic (LINK)

TED Talk - Adam Grant: Are you a giver or a taker? (LINK)
Related book: Give and Take
16 Things You Didn’t Know About Avocados [H/T The Browser] (LINK)

Steven Pinker on The Second Law Of Thermodynamics [H/T The Browser] (LINK) [You can see all responses to the Edge annual question HERE.]