The 10th Man, December 2015

How to Get Rich: Fade Drudge

December 30, 2015

This is not a political essay. I wish it were—it would be more fun. As a right-leaning guy myself, I could probably have a cup of coffee with Matt Drudge and not have it end in a shouting match. But his news aggregation website is (unintentionally) probably the best money-making tool in the popular press.

Hike It And Like It

December 17, 2015

Lots of folks are throwing roses at Janet Yellen for her rate-hiking performance yesterday. They pulled it off without a hitch. Like the Ocean’s Eleven heist—everything had to go right, and it did.

How The Best of Intentions Destroyed Liquidity

December 10, 2015

I just got done grading the final exams for my class (took me 12 hours). It’s 100 short-answer questions and two essays. One of the essay questions is about the Volcker Rule.

How Bull Markets End

December 3, 2015

Many people think that they ring a bell at the top of a bull market. Ding-a-ling-a-ling.