Posts filed under: Random Ramblings

  • Eggs in one basket
Once upon a time I had a meeting with a builder.  This builder had a booming business in the early to mid-2000’s, but was struggling when I met with him...
  • Penned from the train 1
Well hello everyone.  It is I, Robbie, who has missed his connecting train to Riomaggiore.  Luckily, we were able to catch a 10:45 pm train.  We will be arriving around...
  • Edinburgh Window Tax
The Origin of the Phrase, “Daylight Robbery” Written while travelling by train from Edinburgh Waverly Station to London King’s Cross I have been in Edinburgh, Scotland, for my girlfriends MBA...
  • Independence
Written while travelling from London King’s Cross to Edinburgh’s Waverly Station When I was in college I wanted to be an international business man. I had grand visions of travelling...
  • Destroy Previous Conclusions
Warren Buffett has had a profound impact on my life.  The many books I have read about him, the interviews I have watched of him, and the annual reports I’ve...
  • Teach Personal Finance Bruno Mars Post
I was in the car last week and That’s What I like by Bruno Mars was playing.  I thought to myself, damn, Bruno Mars in this song has the life!  Then, I started...
  • stock market and economy relationship
Recently I’ve read multiple articles discussing the stock market and the economy.  Some of the articles I read reference the stock market being an indicator of the economy.  They say the stock market is up...
Lucifer, Beelzebub, El Diablo, the Price of Darkness: THE DEVIL!  Yes, sometimes extrapolation is the devil. Shall I explain?  I shall. You see, when we extrapolate we are taking current...