Elink Video:What’s Playing: The Swell Season – Low Rising

I wanna sit you down and talk I wanna pull back the veils And find out what it is I´ve done wrong I wanna tear these curtains down I want you to meet me somewhere Tonight in this old tourist town And we´ll go Low rising ´Cause we´ve gotta come up We´ve gotta come up […]

READ MORE

What’s Playing: Strawberry Fields Forever by The Beatles

Strawberry Fields Forever by The Beatles Let me take you down, ’cause I’m going to Strawberry Fields. Nothing is real and nothing to get hung about. Strawberry Fields forever. Living is easy with eyes closed, misunderstanding all you see. It’s getting hard to be someone but it all works out. It doesn’t matter much to […]

READ MORE

Learned Today: Feel Not Own:Experiences Beat Possessions: Why Materialism Causes Unhappiness « PsyBlog

Image by Tonio Vega via Flickr I’d like to reframe this question, see I think one of the reasons that Experiences beat possessions is that most possessions are acquired as means to experience “buying/shopping” and because shopping is a low quality experience I believe that people who go for experiences are happier. I think a […]

READ MORE

Had To Share: Great Post from leo of ZenHabits:Steps Towards a More Sustainable Life of Less | Zen Habits

This is great post from leo of zen habits, I agree with alot of his suggestions!, read the whole thing: And while the last 70-80 years have advanced our lives in amazing ways, and there’s no doubt that the comfort and convenience of our lives have improved tremendously … we rarely stop to consider whether […]

READ MORE

-rePost-Recipe for Disaster: The Formula That Killed Wall Street

Image by SUPERL0L0 via Flickr Thanks to Paul Wilmott for the pointer here. I learned a lot from this article by Felix Salmon and its somewhat fun to read! In the world of finance, too many quants see only the numbers before them and forget about the concrete reality the figures are supposed to represent. […]

READ MORE