On life, the universe and everything
On life, the universe and everything

On life, the universe and everything

My own thoughts. Take it or leave it.


Investing vs trading or why I am leaving Binance and 3commas

17 May 2022 1 minute read 0 comments PoohBear5

Ok, just to be clear, I have a degree in economics and I've known the difference between investing and trading for some time. But like it sometimes happens, one gets enthusiastic about a certain thing (e.g. Crypto) and they can easily forget the basi...

5 reasons I fell in love with Leeds

1 May 2022 2 minute read 0 comments PoohBear5

It was a cold February day when I first set off for Leeds. For whatever reason I had to take three flights to get to the Leeds-Bradford airport and my day seemed to get longer and longer with each take off and every landing. At the time , I had no id...

8 reasons to stay away from Lisbon

17 Apr 2022 2 minute read 0 comments PoohBear5

Nowadays the web is full of content telling you how you should visit place X because it is "absolutely incredible" and" you're gonna have the best time. ". Sadly in many cases you don't like it and you won't have the best time. I've been lucky enough...

Wake up, the end is nigh

13 Mar 2022 1 minute read 2 comments PoohBear5

I've been quiet for a while, deep in thought about recent events in the real world. The one we all try to escape but without which none of all else would exist. It has been my belief for a while now that the human race is inevitably heading for extin...

New era begins for Leeds United today!

5 Mar 2022 1 minute read 0 comments PoohBear5

As we, Leeds United supporters, mourned the departure of the one and only, Marcelo Bielsa, changes , as it seems , were already afoot to hire his replacement.  And so on Monday the new Leeds United man was unveiled. Jesse Marsch did not initially spa...

Marcelo Bielsa - the last true gentleman in Football

28 Feb 2022 1 minute read 0 comments PoohBear5

Bielsa is one of the last champions of a football ideology that goes against the modern day football or to put it in other words - the unfair, corporate, soul-less, money-making machine that today's football has become.   Bielsa's style is unrelentin...

Is it Hi!? Or is it Bye!?

27 Feb 2022 1 minute read 0 comments PoohBear5

For those of you who don't know Hi! , have started to require a new  referral every 7 days to allow you to claim a daily reward. This I find rather discouraging.  I'm not attached to Hi! that much and could dump it for something else. I have a limit...

You are what you eat, or are you?

23 Feb 2022 1 minute read 0 comments PoohBear5

This rather popular phrase is often used out of context and sometimes ridiculed mostly without a good reason. Because it is for the most part true although not in a literal way. There is another similar one that doesn't get so much attention but is e...

Storm Eunice batters the UK

18 Feb 2022 1 minute read 0 comments PoohBear5

Like usual, the UK media likes to blow things out of proportion and the majority of people consume news with a pinch of salt. So it was not unexpected that this storm didn't sound serious to most people. However as the day unravelled and we started s...

On the purpose of life

17 Feb 2022 1 minute read 0 comments PoohBear5

My friend died yesterday. The news hit me so hard I am still in shock and barely manage to get by. I am writing this because I need closure.  A friend I haven't seen for 18 years but a friend nonetheless. A good friend who taught me many things, who...