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Screwheads Delenda Est

How I’m Spending My Time

Here’s what keeps me busy these days: –Studying Japanese –Reading (classic fiction; important and mostly old non-fiction; Japanese manga and zero business books) and doing a little writing –Watching anime –Working out 6 or 7 days a week — still love P90X after several years of practice, and am improving my Yoga –Playing guitar — […]

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I Am Stoked!

I am so psyched to: –Miss the next Sean Penn movie and most big studio content–Not use #socialmedia any more than I can help and actively limit screentime–Ignore most mainstream #media, which is easy to do as I don’t pay to access any of it except Netflix and Crunchyroll, and they may soon go–Not attend concerts […]

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Screwheads Delenda Est

The Last Great Act of Defiance

John Maynard Keynes once quipped that the,“markets can remain irrational longer than you can remain solvent.” I am betting I can remain solvent a little longer. Another long cherished market truism: Losers bet with their emotions. My bet is prudent, contrarian and emotional. I am wagering my last dollar against the screwheads. If I crap […]

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Moral Philosophy Screwheads Delenda Est The Real Employee Manual

Want Not, Want Not

At the risk of sounding trite, the key to lacking nothing is not wanting anything. Of course, this is not practical or within the realm of consideration for most people in an affluent society. How do I make it applicable to you? Simple. This is not an all or nothing game — bet it all […]

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Bookchat Moral Philosophy Screwheads Delenda Est

Who Is John Galt?

Ayn Rand is a polarizing figure. You may love her or hate her but she is hard to ignore. Rand was among the greatest champions of individuality in the 20th century, at a time when it was very much in vogue to believe that individuals count for little and have no rights other than what […]