China’s investors find safe haven in American real estate

From Yahoo finance: China’s investors find safe haven in American real estate Commercial real estate isn’t the only type of property seeing large inflows of Chinese money. The country’s investors have also been active in the residential realty. They bought $28.6 billion in American residences,…

Buy Stocks or Real Estate Instead of Paying Down Student Loan Debt

From Mike ‘the lawyer’ Cernovich: I currently have a relatively large mount of unpaid student loans. My student loan interest rate on the outstanding balance of the two loans is at 2.2% and 3.65%, respectively. I pay the interest only, as the difference between my…

Anita Sarkeesian Supports Classroom Segregation

From Michael Cernovich’s Twitter (and from his blog, Crime and Federalism): Should Classrooms Be Segregated by Race, Gender, As Anita Sarkeesian Suggests. #GamerGate http://t.co/ldYWhRGI52 pic.twitter.com/I272Q1Waqj — Mike Cernovich (@Cernovich) May 23, 2015 I’m amazed she hasn’t deleted her tweet suggesting that segregating classrooms by race…

So Much For That China Economic Crisis

Looks like I was right again about the China ‘crisis’ being a media generated crisis rather than an actual economic crisis. Tim Cook confirms that Apple’s iPhone business in China has been unscathed. This reminds me of 2011 and 2012 when the left said that…

While Many Panicked, Japanese Day Trader Made $34 Million

While Many Panicked, Japanese Day Trader Made $34 Million But the left insists that the markets are rigged, a bubble, a scam….this is not supposed to be happening. Yet again, empirical reality keeps slapping the left across the face. The left says the market is…

College Degree: Status, Drop-outs, IQ, and Success

The Pros and Cons of Going To College Does a college degree give you status? Maybe 50 years ago, when a college degree was more scarce, but nowadays a PHD in a STEM field confers much more social status and earning power than, say, a…

Inverse Relationship Between Stock Prices and Volatility

Right now, even I don’t fully understand how markets work. I’m getting better, but still not where I need to be. There are two accounts under my control: a simple one that allocates an equal amount of money into 30-yr treasuries and a retail ETF,…

High-IQ Wins Again – Stocks Surge For 2nd Day

Stocks keep going up, the left’s shrill cries for crisis still being ignored. Zerohedge wrong again, another defeat snatched from the jaws of what seemed like a certain victory. So close and yet so far. The Nasdaq is up a mind-blowing 7% in the past…

Buy The Dip

As everyone is freaking out about stocks falling, a buying opportunity has presented itself: The pattern now is reminiscent of the selling in late 2011 which, in retrospect, was a good buying opportunity as the market proceeded to rally another 70%. The big concern right…

Wired For Success: Brain Scans Predict Mathematical Ability

This is a huge story on Reddit right now, getting a staggering 4000+ up-votes in less than eight hours: Brain scans better forecast math learning in kids than do skill tests, study finds: Gray matter volume and connections between several brain regions better forecast 8-year-olds’…