What we are reading on 5/2/2017

Here’s what we are reading today. We do not necessarily agree with the opinions expressed therein and we disavow any actual or implied investment advice therein. In no particular order:
Are ETFs distorting the market?
People believe in unicorns
Is someone manipulating the VIX?
What is the capacity of smart beta?
Winning versus not losing
The Pomodoro Technique
Investment research productivity
How will the Fed unwind its balance sheet?
Is the Army pivoting?
Hussman’s latest
How to overpay for an index fund