Monthly Archives: May 2012

To Explain a Few Things

Anything I have to offer in the way of investment wisdom has come to me in the normal fashion: I’ve screwed up in the markets. Repeatedly. If there was ever a way to do it wrong, I mastered it. But screwing up is what got … Continue reading

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On Investing: Creating an Edge

The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing —Archilocus We had one once–a hedgehog. Unprepossessing little guy. Hung out in the box we had for him, made a little grumbling sound at night. Quizzical look on … Continue reading

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Supersize Demise

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NBC’s Brian Williams devotes lots of airtime during the evening news this week to a new medical report that asserts the percentage of obese Americans, presently 34%, will rise to 42% in 2030. My immediate response to the assertion is: Nah, no way. Of … Continue reading

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