Archive for December, 2013

  • Gold Will Be Worthless When The Zombie Apocalypse Comes
    Posted by on December 30th, 2013 at 10:06 am, Comments: 0

    This weekend I came across an interview with Overstock.com ($OSTK – no positions) CEO Patrick Byrne.   The quote that caught my eye was (emphasis mine): […]

  • My Favorite Posts of 2013
    Posted by on December 27th, 2013 at 12:37 pm, Comments: 0

    This post is in contrast to my last post which was my most popular posts of 2013.   Below are the posts I wrote which I […]

  • Most Popular Posts – 2013
    Posted by on December 23rd, 2013 at 7:07 pm, Comments: 0

    Here are my post popular posts, based on number of page views in 2013: 1) Precious Metals Charlatans: Freaks of the Industry This was an […]

  • Homebrew Batch #34 – Just Plain Stout
    Posted by on December 20th, 2013 at 2:28 pm, Comments: 0

    I brewed a stout today: 2.5 gallon all grain batch.  Ingredients were as follows: 3.5lbs 2 row pale malt (American) 0.5lbs roasted barley 0.5lbs chocolate […]

  • Homebrew Batch #33 – Late Hop IPA
    Posted by on December 19th, 2013 at 4:57 pm, Comments: 0

    I bottled my Local Hops IPA on Monday, and the early taste was so good that it motivated me to brew another IPA using “regular” […]

  • Just When I Thought I’d Solved My Health Insurance Issues…
    Posted by on December 17th, 2013 at 6:46 pm, Comments: 0

    A few months ago I wrote a number of posts detailing my personal travels within the individual purchaser health insurance system.   For background reading, they […]

  • Explosive New Developments in the Sell Gold, Crash JP Morgan Campaign
    Posted by on December 11th, 2013 at 12:49 pm, Comments: 0

    Dearest Precious Metals Patriots:  yesterday I brought you the opportunity to stand Together As One and fight the Evil Empire corrupting our precious metals markets: […]

  • Sell Gold, Crash JP Morgan
    Posted by on December 10th, 2013 at 8:28 am, Comments: 0

    There’s been a lot of chatter in the precious metals blogger community lately about how the big banks like JP Morgan have swung from a […]

  • The Efficient Market Hypothesis is Dead
    Posted by on December 9th, 2013 at 10:02 am, Comments: 0

    Barnes and Noble’s ($BKS: long) Friday price/”news” action officially killed the Efficient Market Hypothesis for me. If you’re unfamiliar with the efficient market hypothesis (EMH), […]

  • Holiday Gift Guide 2013
    Posted by on December 4th, 2013 at 12:06 pm, Comments: 0

    It’s about time for my annual holiday gift guide.  These are all products which I have personally purchased and recommend first hand.    If you click […]

  • Max & Gizmo
    Posted by on December 4th, 2013 at 9:28 am, Comments: 0

    After surviving our brief stay with foster puppy Verdell,  Mrs. Dynamite and I swore we’d take some time off until after the New Year before […]

  • Don’t Hold Your Breath for Amazon Prime-Air Drone Delivery
    Posted by on December 1st, 2013 at 9:38 pm, Comments: 0

    60 Minutes had a segment tonight on Amazon.com ($AMZN: no positions).   There was an interesting interview with CEO Jeff Bezos, and then Bezos’s “bombshell” – […]