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Interesting Thoughts, That Aren't Always Mine

Interesting Thoughts, That Aren't Always Mine

Just tidbits and info about whatever comes to my mind.


My Thoughts On Cointiply (Redux)

4 hours ago 2 minute read 2 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

(Someone said the link was bad, so I am reposting) OK, this is my third installment on talking about products I currently use. Today I am discussing Cointiply. Let me start right off the bat and state I am not a big fan of online surveys and faucets...

My Thoughts On Robinhood

11 May 2024 3 minute read 3 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

This is my second article writing on products that I currently use myself. To day we are taking a look at Robinhood, the investment app that most people refer to as a starting point for beginners.  First, a quick rundown on exactly what Robinhood fro...

Fun History In Under A Minute- Executive Order 6102

8 May 2024 1 minute read 0 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

Ever wonder how much power we give the US government? Just for fun reading, I have briefly described the time, starting in 1933, in American history where gold ownership was against the law. It is not quite as bad as it sounds, citizens could still o...

My Thoughts On Betterment

4 May 2024 2 minute read 1 comment SeventyFourSeventyFive

I am not much of a referral guy. I don't really post a lot of links in my articles, in fact to date, I have exactly one referral on any site from writing on Publish0x and have made .01 from referrals.  I have decided, though, I am going to write a fe...

Can You Love Crypto And Still Think NFTs Are Pointless? (Revisited)

27 Apr 2024 4 minute read 4 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

Most of this was from an article I wrote in January 2022. Just looking back and thinking I might have been half right. Here is an update from Forbes from November 2023: If you listen to headlines, the non-fungible token market seems like a flash in t...

Never Underestimate Your Ability To Make Your Life Better

25 Apr 2024 1 minute read 0 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

I know, a pretty lame title, but, I believe we have an incredible power to improve as humans by simply trying. In fact, I will give you a quick example. When I was not happy with where my life was headed in my younger days, I stuck a little note on t...

Your Share Of The Federal Government's Debt (Which Is Your Debt)

24 Apr 2024 1 minute read 1 comment SeventyFourSeventyFive

If you are a US citizen, here is a fun statistic for you to wrap your head around: In the 1920's the average spend per person in the United States by the federal government was around 200 dollars (that is in todays dollars, adjusted for inflation.) T...

Problems With Artificial Intellegence

21 Apr 2024 2 minute read 3 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

So far, AI hasn't taken over everything just yet, but, it is having a real impact.  The problem with AI is that it is still controlled by humans and therefor has their biases. I should state that I am here in the US and I have no allegiance to either...

Ever Wondered If You Are A Jerk?

20 Apr 2024 2 minute read 7 comments SeventyFourSeventyFive

Ever wondered if you are a nice person? I have compiled a list that lets you know you might not be as great as you think. I should point out, I am guilty of most of these, so I am also looking inward with this list. If you have ever rated an Uber dr...

Other Peoples Words On Crypto

17 Apr 2024 1 minute read 1 comment SeventyFourSeventyFive

“Innovations are very cruel by nature. They destroy the old ones to create space for themselves.” - Sukant Ratnakar “Only smart people understand Bitcoin and Ethereum, and that’s why most of the people in the world don't understand it, thus not invol...