Friday, February 24, 2017


Warren Buffett's 2016 letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders with be posted tomorrow at 8 a.m. EST on the Berkshire website.

Peter Kaufman on The Single Most Important Thing in an Operating Business (LINK)

Surgeons Should Not Look Like Surgeons - by Nassim Taleb (LINK)

The Network Effect of Ideas & Innovation (LINK)

Robert Shiller: With stock valuations high, it’s time to reduce your holdings (video) (LINK)

Update on lack of Chinese Residential Real Estate Buyers (LINK)

a16z Podcast: Brains, Bodies, Minds … and Techno-Religions (LINK)
Related book: Homo Deus
Exponent podcast: Episode 105 — The Most Political (LINK)

Ben Thompson on The Bill Simmons Podcast (audio) [H/T Abnormal Returns] (LINK)

The Rise of the Monk Mode Morning (LINK)
Related book: Deep Work
Extinct Neanderthals still control expression of human genes (LINK)

Sam Zell has a book coming out in May [H/T @chriswmayer]: Am I Being Too Subtle?: Straight Talk From a Business Rebel

Book of the day #1 [H/T Claire Barnes]: The Tropical Oil Crop Revolution: Food, Feed, Fuel, and Forests

Book of the day #2 [H/T @paulg]: The Kings Depart