Great quotes from just about everyone re: what we learned in 2009.
Shows that are influencers of and were influenced by The Simpsons.
this post originally appeared on November 20th 2009 Every passing year gives rise to any number of mind-bogglingly annoying terms and phrases. 2009 was no exception. I submit the following terms as ready-for-obsolescence as the year draws to a close, let’s leave these behind as we head into 2010: Shovel-Ready Let me help you out…
Great Links of the Day
The Wall Street Journal had a huge story about Raj Rajnaratnam, the Galleon Fund insider trader, and while his actions were despicable, ya gotta love his sense of humor… From the WSJ via Dealbreaker: The hedge fund community has been (potentially) robbed of a tremendous human being: “At Galleon, Mr. Rajaratnam took his fondness for pranks and…
“Some companies that have shined in 2009 are expected to earn less next year than they did this year, which makes their 2009 stock gains suspect.”
A Great Big List of People and Things that Died this Year
My Fave Links of the Day
this post originally appeared on December 6th 2009 This post will be 99% anecdotal, 1% empirical, because I haven’t the time or energy to go dig up supporting data for what we all know: Most years, the market rips higher during the week between Christmas and New Year’s Eve and this one week run is…
One of the coolest infographics I’ve ever seen by Philip Niemyer