If College Degrees No Longer Matter, Why Do We Still Put Them in the Bios of 75 Year Olds?

A common point of discussion is whether college has the same value today as it has in the past. With the ability to learn online and networks available outside the current university structure, I can certainly understand it. However, in order for this to occur, the "accreditation worship" of college degrees must first decline, if … Continue reading If College Degrees No Longer Matter, Why Do We Still Put Them in the Bios of 75 Year Olds?

Killers of the Flower Moon

Michael Burry, the renowned fund manager who called the mortgage crisis in '07-'09  and was immortalized in "The Big Short", recently took to Twitter to opine that the current COVID lockdown should end immediately. Despite my disagreements to this, I followed him to better understand the argument for "opening" the economy sooner rather than later, … Continue reading Killers of the Flower Moon

Chamath Palihapitiya Went on CNBC and His Point Was Completely Missed on Allowing Companies to Fail

Yesterday, Chamath Palihapitiya went on CNBC and stated that companies should be allowed to fail rather that get taxpayer money. https://twitter.com/CNBC/status/1248425968529821696 While the host, Scott Wapner, couldn't seem to wrap his head around this idea, I completely agree with it. Ok. I'm aware that no company could have foreseen a pandemic of this magnitude where … Continue reading Chamath Palihapitiya Went on CNBC and His Point Was Completely Missed on Allowing Companies to Fail