Twitter Digest: 2012-05-06

  • Dexter: You don't understand. I can't walk… they've tied my shoelaces together. / Topper Harley: A knot. Bastards! ->
  • You know, there aren't nearly enough articles & books worshipping at altar of Mark Zuckerberg. Wait, I have that backwards. ->
  • I hope we eventually get a chance to revel in this piece being dead wrong: The Maturation of the Billionaire Boy-Man ->
  • On a truly obsessive hunt for the right minimalist, modern M-65 jacket. No idea what's come over me. #TravisBickle ->
  • Drug trade abhors a vacuum: Foreclosed Houses Become Homes for Indoor Marijuana Farms ->
  • The frequent fliers who flew too much: The cost & consequences of unlimited first class air travel – ->
  • Slowly, and then all at once: The Horse Plague – ->
  • GITTES: But that means that most of the valley's been sold in the last few months. CLERK: If that's what it says. ->

Twitter Digest: 2012-05-01

  • Video of the Hugh Hendry, et al. panel from Milken earlier today – ->
  • Why hub and spoke electricity can't last: Power Failure in West Is Tied to Combination of Errors ->
  • I'm sure this will work out fine: the JOBS Act allows hedge funds to market like mutual funds /via @StockJockey ->
  • IamA Nobel Prize-winning economist and New York Times columnist: Krugman on reddit ->
  • Just ran a panel at Milken on cities/states & economic growth. Now feel like I need to lie down for a while. Listening is exhausting, ->

Twitter Digest: 2012-04-29

Twitter Digest: 2012-04-28

Twitter Digest: 2012-04-27

  • More higher education nonsense: Colleges Confuse Students With Letters Offering Aid That’s Debt – ->
  • Tinkering with my soccer ratings vs credit default swaps graph. Yes, it's for a presentation; yes, it's silly. ->
  • Your moment of Friday with Excel geekery: Found XY Chart Labeler add-in, which solved my labeling problem – ->
  • Newsflash: I'm stepping down from day-to-day operations …. Okay, I'm back. ->

Twitter Digest: 2012-04-26

Twitter Digest: 2012-04-21

  • That fame thing / I don't get it: Study show fame hasn't shorted over last 120 years – /cc @arbesman ->
  • To a first approximation, all anyone talks about on Stocktwits is … Apple? – /via sorenmacbeth ->
  • Tiring of fixing shit that won't stay fixed. Interpret the preceding as widely as possible. ->

Twitter Digest: 2012-04-19

Twitter Digest: 2012-04-17

  • Today's news on Levon Helm has me playing some classic The Band in background – ->
  • Every day, in every way, Roger McNamee is looking more and more like Jeff Lebowski. ->
  • Wish there was Twitter feature where I could block people, report them as spam, _and_ report them to SEC. Latter is missing. ->
  • Instagram CEO Systrom's initial ask from Facebook's Zuckerberg was a smooth $2-billion. Yowza. ->

Twitter Digest: 2012-04-16

  • What?! When things were going so well! RT @emilychangtv: RIM said to be in discussions to hire a bank to weigh strategic options ->
  • Interesting to see impact of GDrive ( on Dropbox. My guess: Not much. Latter more like net fabric than mere storage. ->
  • Canadian mortgage market continues tiptoeing deeper into subprime territory – ->
  • Time To Porn: three replies :-) RT @jeffdm63: @pkedrosky 3d hi-def porn+ — duh… It IS the internet, after all! ->