Linky Goodness – 3/2/2010

Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010

All over the place these days. The joy of being triple-booked. Have fun:

Beware of Debt Cancellation
Be careful of this scam. If you wonder why financial products are regulated, this is another example of why.

100 famous guitar riffs in one take
This is pretty awesome.

Electric trucks may arrive before electric cars.
This may be the best way to start integrating electric vehicles into the mainstream. How long before some cities begin mandating electric vehicles for all deliveries?

What would a war with Iran look like?
I don’t like to think about these things, but it’s better than being caught unaware. This is a really interesting thought experiment, that might be able to show some of the thigns we should probably avoid. It’s going to take us a long time to dig out of the hole we’ve made ourselves throughout the world.

City of Angels
One of the things I love about my little site is that it leads me to writers I wouldn’t have otherwise found. Here’s an excellent piece from Burundi.

Wireless network cluelessness
Don’t leech off other’s wireless and then complain when they slap a password on it.

Home price map
Of course, Holliston has lost 20% of its value since 2005. When did we buy our house? 2005!

Personal Memory Device
H+ is another of one of my favorite new sites. Here’s an article on your personal-memory device. I look forward to the day when I can offload my memories and instantly retrieve them. Minority Report approaches apace.

Michael Lewis Excerpt
I learned all about the mortgage-bond market by reading Liar’s Poker in college. I’m amazed that the same song played almost note for note twenty years later. Here’s an excerpt from Michael Lewis’s new book.

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