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Ritholtz’s Reads: Crashing Bonds, Van Dyck and the Iceman

Here are your long-form weekend reads.

The weekend is here! Pour yourself a mug of Blue Bottle coffee, grab a seat under the big umbrella, and get ready for our longer form weekend reads:

  • The Next Bond Crash: An ETF Story (ETF.com)
  • The spectacular power of Big Lens (The Guardian)
  • Apple, Influence, and Ive: The greatest designer of our generation talks watches for the very first time (Hodinkee Magazine)
  • How Storms, Missteps and an Ailing Grid Left Puerto Rico in the Dark (New York Times)
  • Are You in a BS Job? In Academe, You’re Hardly Alone (Chronicle of Higher Education)
  • How do you move mountains of unwanted weed? (The Guardian)
  • Can You Overdose on Happiness? The science and philosophy of deep brain stimulation. (Nautilus)
  • Midwestern voters gave Trump a chance. Now, they hold the key to his political future. (Washington Post); see also Call Him Mr. Impeachment: Tom Steyer’s War Against Donald Trump (Bloomberg Businessweek)
  • The Iceman List: Classic movie antagonists who were actually pretty much right all along (Medium)
  • Palm Beach Van Dyck (Oxford American)

Be sure to check out our Masters in Business interview this weekend with famed short seller Jim Chanos, president and founder of Kynikos Associates.

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Source: Recode

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