Monthly Archives: January 2015

Great YouTube video: 24 of the Most Mesmerizing Machines

This shows two things: (1) How dependent we are on mechanization for our incredibly high standard of living, and (2) The fact that the day when there will be no more jobs for anyone is coming.

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How to crack eggs and not get any egg white leaking out – The Karavitis Method

You know when you crack eggs as a prelude to using them in a recipe, and you always seem to get a little bit of egg white leaking out?   You know what I mean. It’s very annoying, isn’t it? A … Continue reading

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“It’s not enough that we succeed. Cats must also fail.” – New Yorker Cartoon By: Leo Cullum

http://www.condenaststore.com/-sp/It-s-not-enough-that-we-succeed-Cats-must-also-fail-New-Yorker-Cartoon-Prints_i8542217_.htm

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Oversupply coupled with weak demand explains collapsing gasoline prices.

http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/columnist/bartiromo/2015/01/11/bartiromo-saudi-prince-alwaleed-oil-100-barrel/21484911/ From the article: Q: What is moving prices? Is this a supply or a demand story? ……. A: It is both. We have an oversupply. …….  So, there’s oversupply in the market. But also demand is weak. ……..There’s less … Continue reading

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