Archive for March, 2011

8 Unusual Things I Learned From Warren Buffett

In 2003 I really disliked Warren Buffett. Like, I personally hated him. After 9/11 he stated “We’re going to have something in the way of a major nuclear event in this country. It will happen. Whether it will happen in 10 years or 10 minutes, or 50 years … it’s virtually a certainty.” Everyone on […] Read On…

Why I Love Money

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Here’s what money can do: The first picture in the above image is a highway in Japan right after the earthquake. The second picture is the same highway six days later. That’s what money does. Why do you love money? (answer in comments) — [Genesis of this post: – saw this image via a tweet […] Read On…

My Book is Getting the WORST Reviews (except one)

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First off, on twitter, someone named Naomi Klein called my book “Gross”. I looked her up on wikipedia. Turns out we have a lot in common. She wrote some books (see below picture). She also “spent much of her teenage years in shopping malls.” So did I! And she has a lot more twitter followers […] Read On…

Was Greece Just Nuked?

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Where did Greece go? I couldn’t find it on the map of the world this morning. I have a globe and I spun it around. No Greece. I opened up the newspaper. Read it cover to cover. No Greece.  I  tried calling some friends over there. But I couldn’t even remember their names or their […] Read On…

Why I Am Never Going to Own a Home Again

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Many people have said to me in the past month, “I’m going to buy a home.” Or, “What do you think of the idea of me buying a home?” I like the second batch of people. They are my friends and it seems like they are sincerely asking for my advice. And I’m going to […] Read On…