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Dr. Lecter: the Silence of the Unicorns is Here . . .Want a Nice Chianti?

There are no shortages of “Unicorn Sceptics” in Silicon Valley . . . I just have been waiting for an actual Unicorn denouement moment to join the haters . . .and now we have it. At Next Big Thing Investor we follow the incidence and ramifications of transformational change . . .both positive and negative. When […]

Nevada Outlaws Daily Fantasy Sports Without Gaming License

And so the payback from Vegas vs. Daily Fantasy Sports begins. Reported vig earned at Nevada Sports books last week: $30 million Reported Entry Fee Rake at DFS sites last week: $60 million It was only a matter of time for this: Over the last several months, Nevada Gaming Control Board (Board) staff has analyzed […]

Reality Check for Venture Investors: You DO Know that @ 90% Startups FAIL, Right?

Just to make sure you are not drinking the VC Kool-aid . . .or the startup shibboleth. Facts of Life in StartUp Land: Nearly half of all U.S. companies backed by venture capital fail outright, and another 25% don’t return investors’ money, according to research firm Sand Hill Econometrics and Harvard Business School. So let’s […]

WTI Oil Price Breakdown Gives Another Short Trade with SCO

The massive oil supply builds in the United States we expected (driven by annual oil refinery shut downs for maintenance and product changes) now gives traders another shot on goal to short oil back to $42 support. We like the 2X leveraged Short WTI ETF SCO as the best play. I will wait for Oil drilling […]

How the GOP Brand of Hate, Intolerance & Anti-Pot Has Blown the Millennial Vote That Will Elect the Next President

It’s a demographic fact: 90 million Millennial voters (born from 1980 to 2000) WILL be the swing voters for next President of the United States . . .and so far the Republican party has done everything possible to estrange Millennials to the GOP brand. FACT: 90 million millennials, will, according to the Center for American Progress, […]

You Know How it Feels Like You’re Paying Taxes for 2 Families? Guess What . . .You Are!

Who says American taxpayers aren’t generous?  You’ve been working to provide for two families and I bet you didn’t know it! The latest data of who pays Federal taxes shows (and corporate taxes collected are so low they don’t really count) 55% of Americans are paying about $900 billion a year in benefits to the 45% […]

China Sells $100 Billion + of U.S. Treasury Bonds . . .and NOTHING Happened?

What happened to the Austrian Economics folk who predicted when China needed to sell US treasuries the dollar would collapse and the 4 Horseman of the Economic Apocalypse would ride again? News flash: in a $14 trillion market with about $20 trillion of demand from global buyers, selling a few hundred $billion of treasuries = […]

You STILL Don’t Know SHIT About Coding and It’s Killing Your Career

If you stumble when someone asks you “So do you Code?” or if the term Code makes you think of someone dying in a hospital bed, this incredible article will begin to set your free. You can basically divide the world of business professionals into three camps: A) those who can Code and do (around 18 million […]

Is Mass Recycling Transforming Our Environment? Big Fat NO!

You feel pretty good about yourself when you separate the bottles, cans, paper, and food scraps from the rest of your garbage and place each item in the properly categorized and colored garbage bin. But is our trash recycling fetish really making an actual difference beyond those feelings of self-satisfaction? Are you reducing your “carbon […]

Draft Kings Manager Uses DK Data to Win $350,000 on Fan Duel!

So just when we figured out that just 1% of the players in Daily Fantasy Sports games (DFS for short) on Draft Kings and Fan Duel win 91% of the money (because they are using algorithmic trading data like high speed securities traders and entering  DK and FD “tournaments” hundreds and/or thousands of times) . . […]

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Online Dating is a happy affair for married people too!

‘Happily Married’ is just a phrase for many people or it is furthermore a fancy words put together. The booming of online dating platforms seconds the above statement. The increasing number of…

Online Dating and Chatting

On the off chance that conventional dating includes going out with somebody you barely knew, now you can meet, connect, and date anybody without leaving the solace of your own home. For sure, the…

Useful Dating Tips

Useful Dating Tips You have been speaking with a lady for somebody by means of a dating site and choose to go out together and meet up. Where would it be a good idea for you to go? Most of the…

New year packages Near Delhi

It’s that time of the year, when it’s time to say ‘Good Bye’ to the ‘Year’ itself. Another year comes to an end and all of us prepare to usher in the ‘New Year 2016′. Around Delhi offers you…

Why you should have Website Forge Build your Responsive Design

Have you ever wondered why content on your mobile device doesn’t look the same as content on your desktop? The reason for this is simple: a desktop/laptop has a different resolution display…

National Bank Of Greece: Time To Close The Preferred Trade?

In previous articles I have argued that the preferred shares of National Bank of Greece would likely offer superior returns to the common shares. The preferred shares still appear more attractive…

10 REITs Sport 35.5% Upside And 42% Net Gain Averages As Of 11/20/16

Ten real estate investment trusts (REITs) from seven of the ten categories were predicted by analyst one-year target estimates to average 35.55% upsides and 42.4% net gains. Data was collected as…

National Bank Of Greece: 2 More Reverse Splits Or Delist

Shareholders of National Bank of Greece (NYSE:NBG) were dealt another heavy blow in the next round of recapitalization for the Greek bank. Current shareholders will own less than 5% of the bank…

Carl Icahn: Full Circle With AIG

Carl Icahn owns about 3.4% of AIG (NYSE:AIG) and was previously pushing for a split of the company into three companies to be exact. Recall, Icahn’s October letter, Too Big To Succeed, pushing for…

Time To Ride The Coattails Of Bulldog Investors Activist Stake In RIT?

On January 15, 2015, Bulldog Investors initiated a 6.01% active stake in the LMP Real Estate Income Fund. Sent a letter to LMP Real Estate Income shareholders highlighting management’s “dirty…

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