I can say that most textbooks on computer programming that I have read are terrible, being riddled with errors of almost every conceivable kind.
As for other textbooks, I can't recall any offhand that I enjoyed reading.
Tanelorn wrote:Only 99.8% losses? If he'd been betting against the Swiss Franc he could have had 500% or bigger losses!
jstrazzere wrote:a wrote:So what do you think is the real factor at work?
For me, it's all about choice.
I want to choose when, where, and how much I work, and what I work at - without being constrained by financial considerations.
Retirement will do that for me.