Thanks for checking in with us this weekend. Here are the most clicked on items on Abnormal Returns for the week ended Saturday, October 4th, 2014. The description is as it reads in the relevant linkfest:

  1. We are not all created equal: on the myth of the 10,000 hour rule.  (Slate)
  2. We are experiencing the flipside of 1970s-style inflation.  (FT Alphaville)
  3. Keep an eye on natural gas.  (Andrew Thrasher)
  4. The decline to-date has been pretty tame.  (The Reformed Broker)
  5. Investors should be thinking differently about dividends.  (Morgan Housel)
  6. One of these bond yield charts is not like the other.  (Pragmatic Capitalism)
  7. Why the yield curve matters.  (The Reformed Broker)
  8. How mindfulness can affect your spending.  (Bucks Blog)
  9. Why supermarkets are in trouble.  (Washington Post)
  10. Why do people in finance get paid so much? Is it the stress?  (Noah Smith)

Here is what else you may have missed on the site this week:

  1. A Q&A with Joshua Brown of Ritholtz Wealth Management a on the launch of Liftoff.  (Abnormal Returns)
  2. Is there a contradiction between advice telling us to save vs. invest in ourselves?  (Abnormal Returns)
  3. Podcast Friday features a talk with Scott Adams of Dilbert fame.  (Abnormal Returns)
  4. The books Abnormal Returns readers purchased in September.  (Abnormal Returns)

You can support Abnormal Returns by visiting Amazon or follow us on StockTwits, Yahoo Finance and  Twitter.

This content, which contains security-related opinions and/or information, is provided for informational purposes only and should not be relied upon in any manner as professional advice, or an endorsement of any practices, products or services. There can be no guarantees or assurances that the views expressed here will be applicable for any particular facts or circumstances, and should not be relied upon in any manner. You should consult your own advisers as to legal, business, tax, and other related matters concerning any investment.

The commentary in this “post” (including any related blog, podcasts, videos, and social media) reflects the personal opinions, viewpoints, and analyses of the Ritholtz Wealth Management employees providing such comments, and should not be regarded the views of Ritholtz Wealth Management LLC. or its respective affiliates or as a description of advisory services provided by Ritholtz Wealth Management or performance returns of any Ritholtz Wealth Management Investments client.

References to any securities or digital assets, or performance data, are for illustrative purposes only and do not constitute an investment recommendation or offer to provide investment advisory services. Charts and graphs provided within are for informational purposes solely and should not be relied upon when making any investment decision. Past performance is not indicative of future results. The content speaks only as of the date indicated. Any projections, estimates, forecasts, targets, prospects, and/or opinions expressed in these materials are subject to change without notice and may differ or be contrary to opinions expressed by others.

Please see disclosures here.

Please see the Terms & Conditions page for a full disclaimer.