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A few years ago, I went to Vienna to give a pre-conference workshop at a hedge fund conference. Because I had more than one connection, I checked my luggage, which I almost never do. When I arrived at the Vienna airport and retrieved my luggage, I discovered that it was soaked with a mysterious pink

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Greetings, Let’s begin with the extreme market pressure on the global banking sector that now dominates investors’ concerns (even more so than crude oil). At the center of this turbulence of course is Deutsche Bank. Here is the firm’s senior debt CDS spread which continues to rise. Source: @AlasdairPal News headlines such as the one

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A tragic thing happened to me last week. I was (gasp!) ma’amed. No, not maimed. Ma’amed. While dealing with a very unfortunate chimney repair at my humble Nashville cottage, my two, rather incompetent, repair technicians called me ma’am. Not once. Not twice. But 37 times in one conversation. It was like having a cold dose

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