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  • 19 Unmistakable Signs That We're In Some Sort Of A Bubble

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  • Business Insider
    Bubbles. They arise, in part, from the maddeningly rational human feeling that it makes sense to overpay a little today because, whatever, I'll just sell tomorrow!
    Or, put simply by Gawker's bubble-dabbler Hamilton Nolan, "Buy! Buy! Buy! Buy! High! High! High! High!"
    "Tech startups with no revenue have billion-dollar valuations," writes our Jim Edwards. "And engineers are demanding Tesla sports cars just to show up at work."
    There are, of course, tangible and empirical ways that economists determine bubblehood, but what fun is that?
    Surely the best way to see if we're in a bubble is to take a look at the anecdotal ludicrous excess of today's exorbitantly wealthy.A hedge fund hired pro surfer Joe Curren for marketing purposes
    Source: Business Insider
    Google will now endeavor to cure death
    Source: Business Insider
    Billionaire Larry Ellison changed the yachting rules to price all the other rich guys out of the America's Cup
    Source: New York Times
    Sean Parker had an over-the-top $5-10 million 'Lord of the Rings' wedding and then wrote 10,000 words defending it
    Source: Business Insider, Tech Crunch
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