The 10th Man, April 2015

Ahoy, Polloi

April 30, 2015

Back in the early days of my investing career in the late ’90s, I used to have pretty much all my money in index funds. When I started working on Wall Street, I had a separate pile that I used to speculate on individual stocks, but I still kept the bulk of my wealth in index funds.

Pascal’s Wager

April 23, 2015

Do you believe in God?

Play Ball

April 16, 2015

As I write this, the Yankees are down 2-0 to the Orioles, on their way to a sub-75 win season. Anyone want to take the other side of that?

Quit Your Airline Bitching

April 7, 2015

Every once in a while, I’ll be finger scrolling through Twitter and I’ll come across a tweet from a journalist about how oil prices are going down and airfares are going up, so something must be done. I mean, shouldn’t all businesses pass along windfall profits to their customers? Shouldn’t there be a law or something?

How I Disproved Efficient Market Theory by Being a DJ

April 2, 2015

Yes, DJing is a hobby of mine. I’ve been doing it for about seven years, picking it up late in life. Call it midlife crisis number one.