The Tao Jones – Part 1


The Tao Te Ching is a classic Chinese text
ascribed to the sage Lao Tzu,
who did or didn’t live and write it sometime
between the 3rd and 6th centuries BC.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average
is a benchmark American stock market index
created by Charles Dow and first published
in his Wall Street Journal on May 26, 1896.

The Tao is concerned with “the Way”. The Dow is concerned with “the Market”.

The Tao Jones is concerned with “the Way of the Market”.

go to Part 1

Meet the Necessities

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There’s the simplified version. Now let’s go the other direction with it…


That’s more like it. Okay, it’s 2010 AD. Civilization has had a few thousand years.  How are we doing in fulfilling these needs?


…  We’ve got some work to do.