It is good to be a deejay! Age is just a label

What happens when a seasoned deejay is faced with his most fiersome oponent every? How about a bunch of thirthy-something couples, with no lust for life, hell-bent on not having any fun at all. Despite the odds, the nightmare has a happy ending, thanks to skill and perseverity, but never again. A bit rusty these […]

Silycon Madness

“Total internet advertising spend cannot justify outsized valuations of social media products that derive revenue from advertising. There simply is not enough ad spending dollars in existence to support the gargantuan market caps.” Two lines from a leaked e-mail by Evan Spiegel, one of the most insightful comments I read in a long time. For […]

A beautiful mind passed away John Nash

In 2001 mathematician John Nash’ life was made into the movie A Beautiful Mind. Reviewing it The Economist commented it was economic with the economics, but the movie is not about his intellectual achievements, it is about his struggle with schizophrenia. In the end A Beautiful Mind is a love story – just not your […]

Will the ancient city of Palmyra survive ISIS?

Palmyra has fallen to ISIS. The religious zealots now control about half of Syria. Sinnerman is passionate about travel and has visited quite a few odd places. Not only did he visit Iran – it was part of his 2004 three month Silk Roads tour – he also visited Afghanistan in the summer of 2014, […]