Ritholtz's Reads

New Best Friends and Nomadic Retiree Armies

Here are your weekend reads.

The weekend is here! Pour yourself a mug of Americano coffee, grab a seat on the Left Bank, and get ready for our longer form weekend reads:

  • You Are the Product: It Zucks! (London Review of Books)
  • Separating the Dos From the Don’ts of Investing (Bloomberg View)
  • RT, Sputnik and Russia’s New Theory of War (New York Times)
  • For A Better Life, Be The One Percent In Something, ANYTHING (Financial Samurai)
  • One House, 22 Floods: Repeated Claims Drain Federal Insurance Program: Experts say more such homes should be purchased and razed, but funds for buyouts are lacking and residents push back (Wall Street Journal)
  • Children under fire Almost two dozen kids are shot every day in the U.S. This 4-year-old was one of them. (Washington Post)
  • Meet the CamperForce, Amazon’s Nomadic Retiree Army (Wired)
  • The Man the Presidency Changed (Politicosee also Will Donald Trump Change the Presidency? (The Atlantic)
  • A Quiet Revolution in Botany: Plants Form Memories (Atlas Obscura)
  • Your Next New Best Friend Might Be a Robot (Nautilus)

Be sure to check out our Masters in Business interview this weekend with Victor Niederhoffer, famed trader for George Soros and author of Education of a Speculator.

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