Trump and the Kois – When you hate someone, everything they do is offensive

Very funny little incident happened earlier this week when Trump visited Japan.  Apparently he dumped an entire box of fish food into a pond with a large number of Koi fish inside.  Below is how CNN summarized this incident: The pictures appear to show a story of Trump acting cavalier and disrespectful.  His expression, the … More Trump and the Kois – When you hate someone, everything they do is offensive

Taxes and Beer

This is a silly little parable that has floated around on 4chan for a while: Suppose that once a week, ten men go out for beer and the bill for all ten comes to $100. If they paid their bill the way we pay our taxes, it would go something like this. The first four … More Taxes and Beer

Is your money cereal or sheep? Difference between how the poor and the rich see their wealth

This is a general difference that I’ve observed over the years on how the poor and the wealthy tend to treat their money. The poor tend to treat their money as if it’s boxes of cereal.  It’s just there to be consumed and used.  If one put 2 boxes of cereal in their pantry, a … More Is your money cereal or sheep? Difference between how the poor and the rich see their wealth