Archives for August 2006

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High Limit Credit Cards Kill Your Ability to Borrow

Even us rich folk get caught up in having the highest credit limit credit card we can have. A $100,000 limit credit card would seem to be a great thing to have but it kills you. Our credit system is flawed and unfortunately it assigns a certain amount of money that your can be loaned with low risk. ...

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“The Scream” Recovered by Police

One of the world's most famous and valuable pieces of art has been recovered by Oslo police. The famous Edvard Munch painting was recovered with "Madonna", the other Munch painting taken by masked gunmen in August of 2004. Police aren't giving details of how they recovered the painting but only rele ...

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Most Worthless Study Ever: Exercise May Undo High Fat Meal

I can't believe someone had to do this study and worse yet somebody paid for it. I assumed we already knew this but it might explain all the fatasses I see around me. Here's the article. This is an article by Kathleen Doheny from HealthDay Reporter.THURSDAY, Aug. 31 (HealthDay News) -- So, you've ...

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And Dell Wonders Why They are Losing Market Share

These guys just don't get it. It's bad enough trying to understand someone from TexasFrom Business Wire:METRO MANILA, Philippines, Aug 30, 2006 Dell will open its second customer contact center in the Metro-Manila area early next year to provide additional technical support for U.S. consumers.The n ...

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Man Runs Hood To Coast in only Safety Vest and two Bandaids

A man recently ran in the famous Hood to Coast race in Portland Oregon wearing no shirt and merely ran with his safety vest and two band-aides to cover his nipples and keep the blood from forming a "sad clown" face on his chest. The famous Hood to Coast is a 196 mile race that is run from the top of ...

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The Future of Autos? Motors in each wheel.

The motors are in the wheels, its all electric, goes 150 mph, and 0-60 mph in 4 seconds. What more could you want? I've seen the future. Here's more about it. Also if you want to see more of the newest, greatest, and fastest hybrids, this is a fantastic article.

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Investing in Tissue: LifeCell, Cryolife, and Tutogen Medical

Can you lend me a hand? or a foot, or maybe some skin. We all knew it would come to this. Eventually we would start falling apart and we would need a few new body parts. With everyone getting older and people living longer, the tissue trade has grown into a billion dollar industry over the last 10 y ...

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Hot Stormtroopers Gone Wild!!

To keep things interesting I thought I would post a few pics of my favorite Stormtroopers. I don't remember seeing them in the movies but who cares. Nothing to do with trading but most of my posts don't anyway.

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Melissa Theuriau: The Finest Newscaster in the World

Melissa has to be the nicest looking newscaster in the world. She is a French newscaster and travel show host for LCI , the news channel for TF1. Unfortunately for the English speaking world she broadcast in French. It is still easy enough to turn the sound down and "watch" the news. Because of her ...

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The Top Ten Nicest Looking Apples Ever

Here are my favorites in order. Some look a bit dated now but they are all still great looking pieces of equipment. Hands down for me the ImacG4 is the sweetest ever. When it dies it will stay on the desk. I just think it looks that nice. Of course my opinion and everyone has their own. 1. iMac G ...

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Bored? Put on 120 T-shirts

I have been bored before but I have never been bored enough to put on 120 T-shirts just for fun.

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Fedex Furniture

Lost alot of money trading? Just make all your furniture out of Fedex boxes like this guy.

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Trolling Myspace for New Ideas

In the old days we used to follow porn to find out what new technology would take hold. Granted I try and do as much research as I can to see what the newest and greatest form of modern day delivery of entertainment is available. As much as enjoy Taylor Rain, I have realized that if you want to see ...

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So Sick of Motley Fool

They send an endless barrage of stories out there disguised as research and opinion and all it is a massive attempt to sell their wares. They make sure to mention as many companies as they can in each article so that it gets picked up as "news" in all the headlines of the companies in Yahoo. They ...

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Terrible Market

The funds have decided to go short. They realize they aren't making any money long at this point so short it is. Garmin blew the doors off earnings and still went down. If your stock's earnings show any weakness, expect to get pounded 10% or more. If they are bad 20%. I have now turned to the n ...

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Rates Will Continue to Climb

Here's one reason:WASHINGTON (Reuters) -- Core consumer prices rose a moderate 0.2 percent in June for a third straight month, but the year-on-year rate hit a nearly four-year high, keeping financial markets on edge over a possible Federal Reserve interest-rate hike.In the same report, the Commerce ...

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C’Mon Garmin

I am going to kick off the blog opening for the year by rooting for Garmin. Here's to hoping they have a great quarter. I can't see why it won't be a blowout but then again nothing's easy. I expect EPS of $1.05 and $400 million. Anything less will be a drop in share price.

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