I covered my big ETFs this morning and a handful of individual positions, dialing back my commitment from about 180% to 120%. Looking to re-enter at better prices. In the meanwhile, let’s contemplate a few of life’s virtues. Maybe pick three to think about today!(more…)
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OK, OK, the bass obsession is getting to be a bit much, I know. Still, this is what I’m listening to right now as I’m going through all my charts and updating my stops. I find it oddly soothing.
Wow, I had never seen this before. It features the Beatles in 1963, and the cool part is you don’t have to hear screaming teenagers. You actually get to hear them perform live. (Errr, you can skip past the embarrassing announcer at the beginning if you like). Anyway, it’s quite extraordinary to watch the boys in their prime:
Some of you know that, starting a month or so ago, I started teaching myself bass guitar. I had absolutely zero experience. No teacher. No books. Just sitting down each night and hacking my way through relatively simple songs. This is one I’m working on right now. I’m not quite there yet, but this is where part of my brain is living these days. Fun stuff.