Friday, February 3, 2017


Adam Robinson on Tim Ferriss' podcast: Lessons from Warren Buffett, Bobby Fischer, and Other Outliers (LINK)
Related previous posts: 1) Things that don't make sense...; 2) Having time to think... [They start the podcast above off with the Buffett calendar story.]
How to Review a Proxy Statement (LINK)

Trump Moves to Undo Dodd-Frank Law (LINK)

Discount broker shares tumble on price war fears (LINK)

Amazon now has more than 341K employees after adding 110K people in 2016 alone (LINK)

The investor’s dilemma: Why investing in lower cost innovations is difficult in healthcare (LINK)

Lunch with the FT: Ed Thorp: the man who beat the casinos, then the markets (LINK)
Related book: A Man for All Markets
Exponent Podcast: Episode 103 — Dull Knives Don’t Cut (LINK)
Ben and James discuss what kind of politicians and products cut through in the Internet age, and why they are profoundly different than what worked before.
Jack Schwager on the Macro Voices podcast (audio) (LINK)
Related book: A Complete Guide to the Futures Market
FT Alphachat podcast: How the world was shaped by goofing off (LINK)
Related book: Wonderland: How Play Made the Modern World
Dan Dennett talks about his new book, and other things (video) (LINK)
Related book (released next week): From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds - by Daniel C. Dennett 
World’s most endangered marine mammal has 30 individuals left (LINK)