The Weekend Starts Here...

The Weekend Starts Here...

This first piece is a long, but fascinating read.  For me, it falls firmly into the category of ‘Things I Dread Happening to Me’.  “Jake Haendel spent months trapped in his body, silent and unmoving but fully conscious.  Most people never emerge from ‘locked-in syndrome’, but as a doctor told him, everything about his case is bizarre.” Is There Anybody in There?    [ The Guardian 10 min read]

Every year, Tom Whitwell publishes a list of 52 things he has learned that year.  Here is 2020’s list.  I’m trying to work out whether #52 can possibly really be true 😉 [ Tom Whitwell 3 min read]

“Saved the puppy from getting eaten by an alligator and never dropped his cigar, a true legend”  [0:17 video]

Is Robinhood good for investors?  [Michael Batnick 4 min read]

Owls have long legs.  Who knew?  [Photos]

“The future is both unknown and unknowable.”  [ Barry Ritholtz 4 min read]

I think this is the best explanation of why your house is not an investment that I’ve read.  How I Invest My Money.  [ Peter Lazaroff 5 min read]

40 Incredible Panoramas of Buildings and Cityscapes   [Photos]

10 ways to lose money trying to beat the market.  [ Monevator 5 min read]

And finally.  Wait for the flying hug at the end..   [0:33 video]

Whatever you’re up to this weekend, I hope it’s a good one.