The Weekend Starts Here...

The Weekend Starts Here...

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“May you live in interesting times,” as the old Chinese proverb/curse goes. Hmm. 🤔

This first one was timely. Freakonomics has some excellent podcast episodes. This one ‘How To Change Your Mind’ does a pretty good job of explaining why we are so rubbish at doing this  [45:51 podcast]

I continue to enjoy Daniel Crosby’s podcasts. This one with Jim O’Shaugnessy (the Godfather of FinTwit as Daniel describes him) was a cracker. Is it weird that grabbing a coffee with Jim is on my bucket list?  [1:07:00 podcast]

“What can we learn from the Aborigines besides not accepting disease-infested blankets from the English?”  Harsh, but fair Tony Isola   [3 min read]

Passive investing is not a ‘bubble’.  [Josh Brown 4 min read]

A great piece from Doug Boneparth about the importance of having those difficult conversations before it’s too late [4 min read]

“A status symbol has to be capable of being flaunted by it’s gauche and worthless owner, not merely pictured in his mind’s eye as he waves his iPhone in some London bar for the five jeroboams of champagne he and his acolytes quaffed.”  I sometimes think Simple Living in Somerset is my long lost twin  [5 min rant read]

The 25 Best Warren Buffet Quotes In One Infographic

And finally. Ruby & Max  [Tweet] You’re welcome 

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

I set off next Thursday for the Wealth/Stack conference in Arizona. So, no TWSH next week. Back in a fortnight.