Likhon Chy

19 Flips | 7 Magazines | 68 Likes | 116 Following | 702 Followers | @LikhonChy | Keep up with Likhon Chy on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Likhon Chy”

Distant Horizons

Wall Street is having an important realization about Tesla

"Over the past year, the market has seen how expensive it is to launch a car company from the ground up and how much cash can be consumed when launching all-new vehicles to the market," Jonas wrote.<p>Of course, the market should have seen this coming. Established automakers routinely burn through …

Tesla

Scientists say people who worry a lot have an important advantage

You may have a leg up on everyone else.<p>Specifically, you may be in a better position to deal with both good and bad news when it finally arrives.<p>That's according to new research led by Kate Sweeny, Ph.D. at the University of California, Riverside, and cited in The New York Times. Sweeny and her …

Psychology

Tonight at 10 pm on @andtvofficial !#DarrSabkoLagtaHai ! Directed by @suparnverma !

Vladimir Putin’s media architect was found mysteriously dead in a Washington hotel

Mikhail Lesin, the man who first helped Vladimir Putin squash independent Russian media, has been found dead in a hotel in the US capital, ABC News reports.<p>Lesin’s body was discovered Thursday (Nov. 5) at the Hotel Dupont in downtown Washington, DC, and police are investigating his death. ABC …

Russia

How tens of thousands of Syrians have 'disappeared'

What Raneem Matouq remembers most vividly are the screams.<p>Two years after her father, human rights lawyer Khalil Matouq, suffered the same fate, Raneem was kidnapped by Syrian authorities in 2014. She was released after two months in detention, while her father remains missing to this day.<p>For …

Human Rights

7 Small Ways You Cheat On Your Spouse Without Realizing It

<i>By Clayton Olson</i><p>Most of us think that cheating is the ultimate act of relationship betrayal.<p>But let's get real -- people don't just suddenly decide to trash their marriage vows like that out of nowhere. They don't go to bed 100 percent bed faithful and then wake up with adulterous morning …

A nuclear war between India and Pakistan is a very real possibility

A “pink flamingo” is a term recently coined by Frank Hoffman to describe predictable but ignored events that can yield disastrous results. Hoffman argues that these situations are fully visible, but almost entirely ignored by policymakers. Pink flamingos stand in stark contrast to “black swans“—the …

Geopolitics

David Graeber: ‘So many people spend their working lives doing jobs they think are unnecessary’

The anarchist author, coiner of the phrase ‘We are the 99%’, talks to Stuart Jeffries about ‘bullshit jobs’, our rule-bound lives and the importance of play<p>A few years ago David Graeber’s mother had a series of strokes. Social workers advised him that, in order to pay for the home care she needed, …

David Foster

American capitalism is in great danger

Its vital core — capital and money markets — have been turned into dangerous, unstable casinos.<p>This will continue until the central bank-driven financial bubble bursts. We've seen this happen twice in the last 15 years. Each time, Washington calls on Main Street taxpayers to bail out Wall Street …

Economics

7 Questions Only the Smartest Job Candidates Ask

And why do they ask these questions? Because they care -- about their careers and about your company.<p>You've interviewed potential employees. I have too: Over the years I interviewed well over a thousand candidates for job openings. (Don't ask.)<p>And I'm willing to bet the part of thejob interview …

Never quit a job you hate without first doing this

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

Here's how much a family needs to earn to live comfortably in New York City while still saving money

New York City is indisputably expensive, but just <i>how</i> expensive?<p>Research engine FindTheHome crunched some numbers to determine what it takes to live in the electric Big Apple.<p>Using the Economic Policy Institute's family budget calculator — which accounts for two parents and two kids — FindTheHome …

Personal Finance

10 things you might not know about geniuses

The Chicago-based MacArthur Foundation recently came out with this year's "genius grants." And Cubs exec Theo Epstein is being called a genius because of his team's performance this year. Meanwhile, there's a new movie about another genius, Steve Jobs. It's time for you to get smart, unless you …

Betrayal, blundering and sordid sex parties: What we've learned from MI5's secret spy files

As the new James Bond film gets its release, so has the latest batch of MI5 and Foreign Office files - here's what we've found out<p>1. The Cambridge Spies turned on each other like rats in a barrel<p>Much of the back-stabbing skulduggery that went on between the Cambridge Spies is known about or …