Saturday Morning Breakfast Links
- Posted by Jeff Carter
- on November 12th, 2011
Interview with Gibson guitar CEO; who had government agents storm his offices. Like something out of a black and white movie. He donated to the wrong party.
Want to start a business? Here is what Peter Thiel is looking for.
Don’t forget, when you start a company you have to put skin in the game. Otherwise known as bootstrapping.
When it’s time to raise money, should you take VC or angel money? The consequences are very different.
Another insider bites the dust in Chicago. Illinois has more crony capitalism than any other place.
All that rollercoaster stuff, ignore it. Stocks end the week basically unchanged except there were dislocations in certain sectors.
Everyone is saying it will be an emotional day at the Penn State-Nebraska game today. C’mon. It’s a game. The emotional part is the boys that were hurt. No one knows all the facts yet, but assuming that the at the time student coach McQueary saw Sandusky in the middle of a sex act with a ten year old boy-don’t you bust his chops and call the police right away? Don’t you grab that boy and get him in front of a psychologist right away? Then, you tell Paterno the unvarnished truth and Joe Pa is still on the sidelines today. Sad way for Paterno to go out, but this isn’t about Penn State. It’s about the boys.
top hit from November 1969
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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...)