Wednesday, August 7, 2019


Nightline with Warren Buffett in March of 1999 (video) [H/T @Gautam__Baid] (LINK)

Oaktree Insights: Rising Risks Call for a Tactical Approach to Global Credit Investing (LINK)

Inflated Bond Ratings Helped Spur the Financial Crisis. They're Back. ($) (LINK)

America’s Pension Funds Fell Short in 2019 ($) (LINK)

Muddy Waters Research's latest short report, on Burford Capital Ltd. (LINK)

A Framework for Moderation - by Ben Thompson (LINK)

Was E-mail a Mistake? - by Cal Newport (LINK)

The Long View Podcast: Bill Nygren (LINK)

Acquired Podcast: The Shopify IPO (LINK)

Y Combinator Podcast: Russ Roberts (LINK)

Talking Points Podcast: Hospitality Icon Danny Meyer (LINK)

"Blue Sky Metropolis," a documentary mini-series on the untold story of how aerospace was central to the growth of California and its emergence as an economic power. [H/T @AlexRubalcava] (LINK)

Some Fish Are Still Full of Mercury, for a Worrying Reason - by Ed Yong (LINK)