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I might be exaggerating a little if I say things like We’re taught to measure our personal worth against exam scores; We’re taught that there is One Competition and those who win the tournament get the goodies; We’re taught that … Continue reading

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65. Dear Don Draper, I’m a young, beautiful and intelligent woman who decided to use my brain to succeed instead of using my daddy’s money to find a nice husband. I have no problem meeting interesting men, but I tend to want what I can’t have. Should I still pursue marriage even though the institution is a sham?

whatwoulddondraperdo: First you have other things to consider—the principal being your father’s money. Does your partner love that? Or your youth, beauty and intelligence? All, some or just one of these reasons is enough for most people, but a true marriage is built on a greater (some say the … Continue reading

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Leverage & Derivatives

Derivatives contracts allow you to make bets on an asset without owning it. Like a side bet. I don’t have to own, watch, or like the Dallas Cowboys to bet on their success / failure. You can bet on a … Continue reading

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Leverage & Derivatives

Derivatives contracts allow you to make bets on an asset without owning it. Like a side bet. I don’t have to own, watch, or like the Dallas Cowboys to bet on their success / failure. You can bet on a … Continue reading

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