03 Dec 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.