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Jim Chanos on Idea Generation Through Pattern Recognition

“…we’ve tended down through the years to see that a lot of our ideas fit certain broad themes.” —Jim Chanos

Podcast: Jim Chanos on the Art of Short-Selling… 487 more words
Jim Chanos

Six crypto-emails in a single day.

Please, please, be careful out there. The Crypto-scammers are ramping up their game.

Below are six spam emails I received only today. Each one was equipped with its own attachment, which would have doubtless encrypted my entire computer. 475 more words


Blogger faces charges after claiming she survived terminal cancer by going gluten-free

An Australian blogger who claimed she survived terminal brain cancer by making diet and lifestyle changes is facing charges after it was revealed she never had cancer at all. 188 more words

Arts And Culture

Complaint to the BBC re: being terrible

The BBC’s coverage of the local elections was steeped in Tory bias, with greatly disproportionate airtime dedicated to supposed anti-semitism within the Labour party, and attacks on Jeremy Corbyn, whilst starkly failing to provide any real coverage of the recent Tory Election Fraud scandal, which has been widely covered and reported on by Channel 4 and alternative news outlets. 274 more words


A Student In Australia Spent Millions In a Banking Glitch and May Not Have Committed a Crime

An Australian magistrate has suggested that a Malaysian student may not have broken the law when she withdrew about $3.4 million after a banking glitch granted her an unlimited overdraft. 122 more words