Curious behaviour

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All types of observed curious behaviour.

Channel 9 revives The Block; property bubble imminent

Channel 9 has recently announced that The Block, the renovation reality television show, will be back for 2010.

Surely this is a sign that we may now be in a property bubble.

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Qantas Club Paper Planes Commercial

You may have noticed recent television commercials from Qantas, featuring the paper planes motif.

One that caught my eye is this one, featuring the Qantas Club.

I have been to the Qantas Club a few times, courtesy of my employer. What I am wondering...

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What's wrong with this picture?

What's wrong with this picture?

I wonder what sort of commodities you can get from this store? Gold? Iron ore?

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McDonald's Arbitrage

As you would probably be aware from all the advertising going on, McDonald’s Australia has been promoting a series of Value Picks menu items.

One of the items available from the Value Picks is the Deluxe Cheeseburger, which retails for $1.95. It...

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Sonny Bill Williams and the Trans-Tasman Court Proceedings and Regulatory Enforcement Agreement

I don’t follow rugby league that closely, but I noted that the Bulldogs and Sonny Bill Williams have settled their recent contract dispute.

I am wondering whether the recent signing of the Trans-Tasman Court Proceedings and Regulatory Enforcement...

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How many irregularities can you spot...

…in this picture?

Seen at BP Dundas.

Irregularities

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I will derive

One could not think that derivatives can be so cheesy, or fun:

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Community Service Announcement

This is a community service announcement for the financial services industry.

  1. Never buy a general insurance company via a hostile takeover—one never knows what sort of long-tailed skeletons are hiding in the closet.

  2. Australian financial...

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This post conclusively shows that I am crazy.

I was going home after working relatively late one night, and I felt a little bit peckish. Thankfully the newsagent is still open, and so shunning the unhealthy chocolate bars, I went for something healthier...

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What comes down must go up

Yes, I am a bit slow, but this showed up in the Sydney Morning Herald on 25 January 2008. Archives are also availabe from Alan Moir’s web site.

It’s very cute!

What comes down must go up

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