Excerpt: Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea and the Deep Origins of Consciousness by Peter Godfrey-Smith explores what the octopus “brain” tells us about our own.  (Scientific American)

Quote of the Day

"Nike makes some of the best products in the world. Products that you lust after. But you also make a lot of crap. Just get rid of the crappy stuff and focus on the good stuff."

(Steve Jobs)

Chart of the Day

What the relative performance of Wal-Mart ($WMT) vs. the S&P 500 tell us.