I’ve got a couple of content-rich posts in the hopper, but c’mon, it’s Sunday night – – relax a little. When I was a little boy, I remember so well one of my older brothers playing this song. Enjoy.
A few weeks ago, I was browsing Kepler’s Books in Menlo Park and saw a new book called The Patterning Instinct on their Recommended Reading table. Anything with the word “pattern” in it catches my eye, but it turns out this doesn’t have anything to do with the kinds of patterns you and I deal with in the financial markets. Instead, it is an engaging and deeply thoughtful exploration about how culture informs the way we think, live, and engage with one another (and with higher powers).
I spend a breathtaking amount of time (and even more breathtaking amount of cash) flying and housing my offspring around the globe for fencing. Indeed, I am occupied with that at this very moment. Here’s the sign that greeted me at breakfast this morning: