New York : Portfolio, c2008.
xii, 258 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Don't be a forever contrarian -- Computer viruses will live forever -- Inoculate your portfolio against the resk of global pandemic -- Diamonds, clothes, chocolate: live the good life -- Common sense always works -- Bubble 2.0: women's legs and tattoos -- Crime and punishment -- The forever diet -- There's no known cure -- Drink clean water -- The boring forever portfolio -- The baby boomers -- The U.S. gambling industry -- How to be a great man and learn from great men -- Piggybacking -- Shock-absorb your forever portfolio and avoid the sidewalks -- The entire internet is going down and there's nothing we can do -- Patents make the world go 'round -- Mistakes were made; or, Accumulate small advantages to live forever -- Do you want to be a forever employee? The art of reverse exploitation -- Internet forever; or, Five mistakes I made as a VC -- Generating ideas that last forever; or, Investing in your business/ideas -- Bloody Marys, dividends, and the San Francisco earthquake -- Can you live and invest forever? -- The forever student -- Ask not for whom the bell tolls -- Like father, like son -- Nothing lasts forever -- Puzzle answers.