They informed, educated and entertained me; articles from the last few days. 57.

What has distracted me from
working whilst dunking my Yogurt Flapjack cookies into a
frothy cup full of Columbia’s finest export.

As usual, links do NOT equal endorsements or even views. 

Many of my post links are from the USA. I find they are excellent at informing
me on so many subjects and are regularly ahead of the curve when it
comes to the particular topic of discussion.They frequently address a
subject that is highly relevant to the UK but has yet to be broached in
any meaningful form on this side of the Atlantic. The depth of the
articles are also highly commendable.

 

Why bitcoin has failed to achieve liftoff as a medium of exchange  Moneyness
 
 
 
America is a Ponzi scheme: A commencement speech for the scammed  Salon

UK housing: The £24bn property puzzle FT

China may try to force US tech firms to give up code  CNBC

 

The Quiet Financial Revolution Begins Project Syndicate  Mohamed A. El-Erian

 

The Glass Half Empty Recovery  Pragmatic Capitalism
 
 
 
The innovators: the Bristol pound is giving sterling a run for its money  Guardian

 

 

Why the worst time to drink coffee is actually in the morning  Washington Post