Here’s a funny email exchange between my wife and me. I reversed the thread so that you can read it from top to bottom.

From: George Taniwaki
Sent: Friday, June 11, 2010 10:48 AM
To: Susan Wolcott
Subject: Using search engines to pick stocks

Check out this story, http://www.technologyreview.com/blog/guest/25308/?nlid=3099
George

From: Susan Wolcott
Sent: Friday, June 11, 2010 10:58 AM
To: George Taniwaki
Subject: RE: Using search engines to pick stocks

And the posted comments are interesting, but in a completely different way…

From: George Taniwaki
Sent: Friday, June 11, 2010 11:40 AM
To: Susan Wolcott
Subject: RE: Using search engines to pick stocks

Yeah. Who are these people and how do they decide 1) to read Technology Review and 2) write political rants?

From: Susan Wolcott
Sent: Friday, June 11, 2010 1:44 PM
To: George Taniwaki
Subject: RE: Using search engines to pick stocks

It’s part of that valuable cognitive surplus.

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Sue and I obviously have too much time, er… valuable cognitive surplus, on our hands. If you don’t get the reference to cognitive surplus, read this book.

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