From: 2005

New Blogging Software

Great Tech Site – www.techcrunch.com Any other comments on this software? WordPress 2.0 – The Good and the Bad Posted by Michael Arrington | Discussion: 14 comments We’ve switched TechCrunch over to WordPress 2.0. Not everyone is interested in the feature set of the WordPress blogging platform, so I’ll keep this brief. To see a …

Yes to the Phoenix SUN

Loving this news. I hate sunscreen. 80 degrees and golfing today. Enough said! Revealed: The Simple Pill That Prevents Cancer A daily dose of vitamin D could cut the risk of cancers of the breast, colon and ovary by up to a half, a 40-year review of research has found. The evidence for the protective …

Nice Gold Trade

I am selling half my trade into the Consumer number this morning with golf now touching 520 an ounce. My cost basis is getting lower and lower and the fundmantals of gold look better and better. Good bull market bounce of $490. Was a little early at an average of $505, but could see 530 …

The Story of Wheat

Great article from the Economist The story of wheat Ears of plenty Dec 20th 2005 From The Economist print edition The story of man’s staple food IN 10,000 years, the earth’s population has doubled ten times, from less than 10m to more than six billion now and ten billion soon. Most of the calories that …

How could it end?

In simple terms, the bond market dwarfs the size of all other markets in the United States. It makes senses than that financial decisions at the government level, take on more importance when they are dealing with bond market issues. As a middle class American, one which has capitalized on the 15 year housing boom …

Overstock

The first few days of Channukah have not been kind to Patrick Byrne of Overstock.com. He’s lucky Chanukah is only 8 days and not Ramadan’s 30 days or he would wake up at the end of January with the stock at zero. Patrick – only 5 more days left – hang in there. As Al …