Tuesday, 1 August 2017

bitcoin sludge

book review Attack of the 50ft block chain
'Cost of the system is in the exceptions'
Bitcoin allows digital bearer assets, a central resistant mechanism to moving money around.
https://soundcloud.com/user-544122300/gerardpod

also wroth a listen , chat on Bitcoins
https://soundcloud.com/user-544122300/ftavchatsicos

next few weeks of bitcoin currencies 
http://www.icocountdown.com/



Tuesday, 27 June 2017

'The great truth is that cognition mimics sensation'

Charlie Munger full speach
http://www.tilsonfunds.com/mungerpsych
and video



Thursday, 8 June 2017

http://thereformedbroker.com/2017/06/07/today-in-absurd-tribalism/
And this forces us to ignore unpleasant contradictions or to deny obvious facts outright. It causes cognitive dissonance and we resolve this uncomfortable feeling in our minds and souls in whatever way we can, just to make it stop.
Partisans from both ends of the political spectrum are constantly forced to do this and always have been throughout history. What’s different this time is the degree to which Republicans are being forced to twist their minds into pretzels in order to get through the day. It’s unprecedented. And it’s not just the degree – it’s the sheer amount of times they’re being forced to by their party’s choice for President. No other US President has ever put the members of his party through something like this. The psychological damage will persist long after the constant lies and controversy begin to fade.



Never hold hands

'What are you wearing tomorrow?'
'Red and Black'
'me too'

Friday, 2 June 2017



Super Ponzi, it’s a ‘smart’ Ponzi
https://ftalphaville.ft.com/2017/06/01/2189634/its-not-just-a-ponzi-its-a-smart-ponzi/

Contrast that with the United States, which saw emissions drop a whopping 3 percent last year as a result of the continuing (shale-enabled) transition from coal to natural gas.  {FACT CHECK PLS)

Monday, 22 May 2017

Behavioural economics: What we know and how it could be mainstreamed
http://voxeu.org/article/mainstreaming-behavioural-economics

Interview With Marc Andreessen: Masters in Business
https://overcast.fm/+F21zqtZ84

'Blockchain technology may benefit the emerging economies more than the developed world as they leapfrog to latest solutions while implementing new systems for the first time. Read more...'
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/05/21/blockchain-technology-emerging-markets/