Book list: Six books that explain the world we live in including Zero to One: Notes on Startups or How to Build the Future by Peter Thiel.  (trouble stories)

Quote of the Day

"One of the great ironies of business today is that the richest and most powerful companies in the world are more involved than ever before in the capital markets at a time when they do not actually need any capital."

(Rana Foroohar)

Chart of the Day

Lumber prices are on a roll.