Here are some of my favorite tweets of the week:

Markets and Investing

Eddy! Eddy! Eddy!

What a difference a few decades makes.

VIX vs. EM:

Yes, I play it every day.


Go figure: 500 large makes people happy.

Then again, my goldfish went to Harvard.

Breaking news: Newspaper advertising is down.

Policy and Politics

How very European of them!

First bees, now birds ... How are we going to teach our children about sex?

Not encouraging ...

Even worse.

Random Finds

Perception is everything.

Ain't no cure for stupid.


Good advice for the weekend!

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