"All I want to know is where I’m going to die so I’ll never go there"
How Stoicism Saved a Prisoner of War
"I could expect hard work, plenty of danger, and no recognition."
Most Valuable Result, Short-Sightedness, 8,000 Poems, and Left a Pineapple
EJa year ago
Cannot Find Peace, 30-for-30, It's Leverage and Druckenmiller
Deceiving Negotiators, Cheating Students, For Now, & Nothing Happened
Resources, Bad Habits, Foster Homes, and Britain did a Genocide
Not a Tragedy, Suggestions, Better Brainstorming, and a Country Churchyard
Predicting the Unpredictable, Newton, the Worst, and Huberman
The Way of Archery, Manufacturing the Middle Class, 95% of Market Cap, and Beehiiv
After a Snake, the Current Thing, Death Toll Comparisons, and English Rhymes
a year ago
Good with hard work, Baupost, how to grow old, & people who write books
2 years ago
How lucky I am, Jesuits, truth on the blockchain, and the Sample
Envy, a New Theory, If, and Thinking About Life
Pearl Harbor, Uncommon Sense, Murder Ballads, and Tyranny
What Needs to be Done, the Idea of Risk, Futuristic Postcards, and Re-finding
Good Voters, World Building, Another Thought, and Funerals
Poker and Science, Shooting an Elephant, Group Failure, and José Hernández
The Khmer Rouge, Parable of the Talents, 12 Things and Ending it
Time is magic, verbose cuttlefish ink, the biggest returns, and the dead
Let it be enough, beautiful in the way a forest fire is beautiful, how doctors die, and the hotel room minibar
Revolution, what can be controlled, chapters of my autobiography, and textbooks
“What the hell is water?”
Do the thing you have to do, the New York Stock Exchange in 1914, a love story through time, and the Armenian Genocide
"It is not the critic who counts: not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles or where the doer of deeds could have done better."
"Life is a game with many rules but no referee. One learns how to play it more by watching it than by consulting any book." - Joseph Brodsky
“To get what you want, you have to deserve what you want."
A desperate gamble