Tuesday, June 13, 2017


"Black Swan logic makes what you don’t know far more relevant than what you do know." -Nassim Taleb, The Black Swan

2011 Video: GEICO Chief Tony Nicely - Scott Symposium Bridgewater College [H/T Linc] (LINK) ["Most people are where they are in life because they reach their comfort level way too soon. Don't allow yourself to reach your comfort level way too soon. Do as my grandfather said: 'Be your own best critic.' Because you will find others to criticize you...but the best critic you'll ever have is yourself."]

Canadian non-standard mortgages: a state of play (LINK)

There Is No New Chinese “Sharing Economy” - by  Jeffrey Towson (Part 1, Part 2)

Bill Gross' June 2017 Investment Outlook (LINK)

Could Amazon deliver your next prescription? (LINK)

Tim Cook Says Apple Is Focusing on an Autonomous Car System (LINK)

Podcasts, Analytics, and Centralization - by Ben Thompson (LINK)

Tulips and Token Mania (LINK)

The Strange Brain of the World’s Greatest Solo Climber [From last year, and worth reviewing given Honnold's recent feat.] [H/T Linc] (LINK)