Sunday Brunch Breakfast Links
- Posted by Jeff Carter
- on August 21st, 2011
I lifted this from Ace. Wow. When I have been in the suburbs of Chicago this summer, clouds of mosquitoes have descended on me. It’s as bad as any summer I remember. Of course, all the new wind power turbines are killing bats and birds, so we are losing a lot of bug eaters.
Photogallery of the 2011 Air And Water Show in Chicago
Is there a glut of Farmer’s Markets?
What start ups can learn about crisis management.
Our best American export.
When to tip and when not to tip.
Argentina censors blogs. President there is a commie.
Gold will hit an inflation adjusted $2300. Same price as the high tick from the 1970’s. ($GLD)
I have been messing around with Foursquare for a while. Someone tell me, what’s the point? It’s better to check in on Facebook if you want to hook up with friends. Sometimes there is the rare occasion that a business gives you something for checking in. However, I can pay for the free root beer myself thank you very much. Foursquare doesn’t seem to be worth the time to me on a cost/benefit analysis right now.
Data this week
Tues-New Home Sales
Friday-GDP (Round 2), Bernanke speaks at Jackson Hole
There are treasury auctions all week.
Have a great Sunday.
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Jeffrey Carter is an angel investor and independent trader. He specializes in turning concepts into profits. He co-founded Hyde Park Angels one of the most active angel groups in the United States in April of 2007. He previously served on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Board of Directors. He has done market commentary for (More...)