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Linkfest

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On March 19, 2005 @ 8:30 am In Web/Tech | Comments Disabled

I’m on a tight schedule today, so not the usual analysis filled post. Instead, a few articles which have recently intrigued and amused:

Fed Will Stay With `Measured’ Rate Increase [1]
but try to Jawbone you that they won’t

Freebird! — Rock’s Oldest Joke [2]
very amusing WSJ column!

Neuroeconomics to topple the notion of rational decision-making [3]
about time!

The History of Independent Film Finance [4]
surprising parallels between Tech VCs and FIlm Producers

White House Economic Team: Not exactly major league [5]
I’m shocked to find gambling here!

Interview: father of “life hacks” Danny O’Brien [6]   
Hacks defined as "a way of cutting through an apparently complex system with a really simple, nonobvious fix"

Revenge of the Dorks [7] 
Geeks beating online casinos

13 things that do not make sense [8] 
Science quandries


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[1] Fed Will Stay With `Measured’ Rate Increase: http://quote.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=10000039&refer=columnist_berry&sid=aXPdCL4O2tcg

[2] Freebird! — Rock’s Oldest Joke: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/writing/2005/03/rocks_oldest_jo.html

[3] Neuroeconomics to topple the notion of rational decision-making: http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/content/05_13/b3926099_mz057.htm?campaign_id=rss_magzn

[4] The History of Independent Film Finance: http://www.cfoyesq.com/Overview%20&%20History.htm

[5] White House Economic Team: Not exactly major league: http://www.economist.com/world/na/displayStory.cfm?story_id=3773191

[6] Interview: father of “life hacks” Danny O’Brien: http://www.lifehacker.com/software/interviews/interview-father-of-life-hacks-danny-obrien-036370.php

[7] Revenge of the Dorks: http://www.g4tv.com/screensavers/features/50940/Revenge_of_the_Dorks.html

[8] 13 things that do not make sense: http://www.newscientist.com/channel/space/mg18524911.600

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