Monthly Archives: May 2014

Lobachevsky and Australian Rodents.

Parallels do not intersect. In some mathematical minds they do. We managed to get a lot of things done using Newtonian mechanics. Doesn’t mean that relativity doesn’t exist. Speaking of parallels, enter left, Peter Singer. Curiously, channelled by both Obama … Continue reading

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Recipe: Armenian Inspired Noodles.

Usual disclaimers. Also, this is quick, but can start a fire. I used a stainless saucepan for this experiment. Not because I’m against non-stick, just something I had on hand. Heat the skillet on high. Dump in ham (I’m still … Continue reading

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Hedge Fund Proposal.

General idea is that we’re investing in the diversified portfolios of low fee mutual funds and, maybe, ETFs. I’ll seek to minimize the fees. My level of risk is tuned to about 30% of U.S. treasuries, about 30% of average … Continue reading

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CNBC Confused As To Why Interest Rates Are Falling

CNBC Confused As To Why Interest Rates Are Falling. I’m suspicious on the general principle of people agreeing with me. But: “One other point to consider. As investors, we are supposed to buy when investors are fearful and sell when … Continue reading

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Grain of Salt, but Worth Examining.

Prior to the 20th Century, the urge to redistribute was held in check only by the unassailable power of the ruling classes, and to a lesser extent by moral and practical reservations against theft. Peter Schiff Slams PikettyMania http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-05-29/peter-schiff-slams-pikettymania

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Recipe: Bad Weather Dumpling soup.

I suspect that I’ll be in some sort of very special hell for this. Start boiling water. Dump a few garlic cloves, a quarter of an onion, black peppercorns, and abovementioned super salty cured ham. When it’s boiling, throw in … Continue reading

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Recipe: Calamari for One.

This is unorthodox and definitely not FDA approved, Heat some olive oil and equal amount of butter on medium high (in this experiment I used a small stainless steel omelette pan.) Dump a teaspoon of garam masala and some crushed … Continue reading

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