Posts filed under “Media”

The Shapes of Stories by Kurt Vonnegut

Source: Maya Eilam

Category: Media

Co-Hosting: Bloomberg Radio 8-10 am

click for live radio >   If you are anywhere near a radio this mornings, I will be the guest hosting “Bloomberg Surveillance” with Tom Keene once again from 8:00 – 10 am. Lots of great guests tee’d up: 8:00 Carl Riccadonna, Bloomberg Intelligence 8:18 David Zervos, Jefferies 8:30 Fadel Gheit, Oppenheimer 9:00 James Shugg, Westpac…Read More

Category: Media

Gold Narrative Has Just Not Worked

Category: Cognitive Foibles, Gold & Precious Metals, Media, Really, really bad calls

Co-Hosting: Bloomberg Radio/TV 8-10 am

> I will be co-hosting with Tom Keene: If you are anywhere near a radio this mornings, I will be the guest hosting “Bloomberg Surveillance” with Tom Keene from 8:00 – 10 am. Then at 9am, I will hop over to Betty Liu for a quick chat about buying and selling Gold. You can catch it live, or…Read More

Category: Media

Stories of the Past and Future

Source: XKCD

Category: Media

Macro Hedge Funds ‘Stinking Up the Joint’

Ritholtz Wealth Management Chairman Barry Ritholtz discusses the markets and his investment ideas on “In The Loop

Bloomberg, March 3 2015

Category: Investing, Media, Really, really bad calls, Video

Go on the Daily Show!

Last week, we had the announcement of the end of Jon Stewart’s run on The Daily Show. I had been saving this column for the next TDS disaster, but rather than hold it, I decided to set it free. Enjoy. ~~~ A few months ago, my fellow Bloomberg View columnist Megan McCardle anticipated just such a…Read More

Category: Humor, Media, Really, really bad calls, Television

All Hail the Daily Show!

Last night, Jon Stewart announced he would not be renewing his contract for The Daily Show. It immediately set off a scramble – who is going to replace him? What might this mean for intelligent, hard-hitting media criticism? And what is Jon going to do in the future? You might think that in this era…Read More

Category: Financial Press, Humor, Media, Television

The Golden Age of Financial Writing

Outstanding list of top notch financial writers from Morgan Housel. Over the years, I have tried to explain the significance to investors of organizing your thoughts into a written expression of understanding and belief. See, e.g., Why I Write and What I learned after 30,000 posts. It is one of the more important things you can do…Read More

Category: Financial Press, Media, Philosophy

Uh-Oh: BusinessWeek Cover Story Nationalism

Now I am engaging in full on selective perception:     Source: BusinessWeek

Category: Contrary Indicators, Financial Press, Media, Psychology, War/Defense