Gongol.com Archives: May 2021

Brian Gongol


May 6, 2021

News One-paragraph book review: "To Heal a Fractured World", by Jonathan Sacks

A deeply worthwhile book that will expand the reader's moral imagination

News One-paragraph book review: "The Enchiridion", by Epictetus

Rewards those who know that human nature is fundamentally unchanging

Business and Finance Berkshire Hathaway Class A stock price breaks the Nasdaq

It's all because they only saved room for 32-bit integers and they calculate stock prices down to hundredths of a cent. BRK-A prices have just topped that value. Oops.

Iowa Classic photos of the UNI student union

A classic of concrete modernism (and a fine tornado shelter, too)

Business and Finance In praise of classic corporate names

There aren't enough companies named Amalgamated _____ anymore


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