Interesting Thoughts, That Aren't Always Mine

Interesting Thoughts, That Aren't Always Mine

Just tidbits and info about whatever comes to my mind.


Thoughts On Publish0x For A New Year (2023 Yearly Update)

14 Jan 2023 1 minute read 6 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

1. I think you are safe from a large personal lawsuit, no need to tell us you are not a financial advisor. Also, by definition, you are a financial advisor if you are giving financial advice. I think what you mean is you are not a CFA, CFP or PFS whi...

Do You Owe Taxes On Your (US)Crypto Activity?

8 Jan 2023 2 minute read 4 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

Probably yes, but, here are some FAQs to help out. Does the IRS care about me buying and selling crypto? Yes, the IRS considers this one of the most underreported assets out there and want their share.  See my other posts on the involvement of govern...

Ten Financial Terms I Didn't Know (OK, I Knew One Of Them)

4 Jan 2023 1 minute read 0 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

I was bored and Googled "Weird Financial Terms" and now you get the benefits. Cockroach Theory: A theory that bad news to the public usually means there is more bad news behind the scenes, which likely will come out eventually. Also can refer to indu...

Prediction: Crypto Will Be Down On 01/01/2024

2 Jan 2023 1 minute read 7 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

To be completely honest, I own less than one hundred dollars in crypto right now. I sold most of what I had in 2021, and the rest about a month ago.   This article is not to be a downer, it is just my opinion and that is not worth the time you spend...

Is Publish0x Social Enough?

31 Dec 2022 1 minute read 27 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

(Full disclosure, this is similar to a post from about a year ago, just wondering what peoples' thoughts are now.) I'll be honest, Publish0x is the closest I get to social media these days. Other than following a link to something every once in awhil...

More Christmas Fun - Song Contest

25 Dec 2022 1 minute read 4 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

Contest may be too strong of a word, more just a game.  Since articles with titles like this one don't get many views here, I don't know if I will get any responses, but, why not try.  Can you name any holiday songs that are popular this time of year...

Christmas Word Play - One Word Oxymorons

24 Dec 2022 1 minute read 1 comment SeventyFourSeventyFive

Christmas always reminds me of my search for one word oxymorons, essentially a word that contradicts itself. I was stuck on indescribable for the longest time. Saying that something can't be described, is in fact describing it. There are others out t...

I Wouldn’t Recommend Anyone Invest In Cryptocurrencies

4 Dec 2022 2 minute read 2 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

“I wouldn’t recommend anyone invest in cryptocurrencies,” was a quote from John Paulson. He continued, “I would describe them as a limited supply of nothing. So to the extent there’s more demand than the limited supply, the price would go up. But to...

Is Bitcoin Going To Zero A Possibility?

26 Nov 2022 2 minute read 1 comment SeventyFourSeventyFive

A recent Yale reports states there is a .4% chance of Bitcoin reaching zero. I know this report I am about to quote is from 2018, but, I am more interested in the idea of what they were studying, not the actual final numbers. In 2018, two Yale Univer...

Christmas Math and The Unjust Treatment of Santa

25 Nov 2022 1 minute read 0 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

As we come upon another Christmas season, I thought I would revisit and update an old post. Has anyone ever thought about the pure hell we put this Santa Clause guy through every year? I've run the math and it isn't pretty. So, the basic explanation...