A Simple Way to Improve Mood and Speed Recovery

Sometimes you're about to write a post. Then you Google something and discover/remember that someone has already written it. (It's common in the blogging world to just re-word/rip off the other person's writing. That's not how we do things here. So...) Check out 9 Restoration Tips that Will Make You Stronger at EliteFTS.com. (If you're not already readying EliteFTS, make it … [Read more...]

Dan Osman: Alpha or Madman?

Dan Osman

It's not hard to predict his fate, although he likely had no regrets and would say that dwelling in a cubicle is a worse cause of death. Here's more from The Atlantic, "The Precipitous World of Dan Osman." Also check out: Extreme Fear: The Science of Your Mind in Danger. Also check out: Extreme Fear: The Science of Your Mind in Danger. … [Read more...]

Doomsday Isn’t Coming

Crisis

There's a picture of myself standing next to four AK-47s. In addition to several thousand rounds of ammunition, I had silver bullion and other survival supplies. I was prepared for the end of Western Civilization. What a dope. I sold my silver bullion to some morons at $40 an ounce and am planning on a way to return to storage to sell my assault rifles off at a 400% … [Read more...]

Bill Burr: A Red Pill Comedian

Cheat Bill Burr

Heeding Oscar Wilde, “If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they'll kill you," Bill Burr has some of the best comedy involving gender relations. Here's a funny skit involving the difference between male work and female work: He also has a book out entitled Cheat: A Man's Guide to Infidelity, which you can find here. … [Read more...]

Are You a Backpacker or Have you Been to Israel?

Ein Gedi

I'm planning a one-month retreat to the Ein Gedi area near the Dead Sea. I'm going to spend time living in hostels as well as camping on the beach, which is free. Some questions: What do you recommend as far as backpacks go? Tents? I'll be traveling in March. Keep in mind I'll need to travel "ultra lite" style, sort of like those guys who do the Appalachian … [Read more...]

Welcome to 2013

Shantaram: A Novel is next up on the reading list. Here are your new tax rates, U.S. citizens. If I'm a billionaire, I'm hanging out with something better than this, ya know? Hell, I was doing better as a negative-hundredthousandaire. After 8 years with Levono, I got my first Macbook, which was cheaper on Amazon than the Apple Store. My computer is a tax deduction. … [Read more...]

Today’s Reads

"Stretching Doesn't Work." I disagree with the title, but the hip mobility exercises are legit. "The average Apple analyst's price target has fallen to $740." The best juicer, the Omega J8006, is on sale. It's usually $299. "Juicing or Blender? Which is Better?" "Halbert Newsletters Archives," a how-to-write-winning-sales-copy guide. "Musashi: An Epic Novel of the … [Read more...]

College is a Scam!

I joined the Army Reserves when I was 17. This meant my college was paid for. I attended monthly military training exercises (called "Drill") and spent two weeks away for Annual Training. In my home state, joining the military meant free public school tuition. My Drill pay was around $150. My GI Bill pay was $300 or so. I always worked 20 or so hours a week at another … [Read more...]