TMFVenus

Barbara Eisner Bayer

General Information

Name:
Barbara Eisner Bayer
Fool Since:
April 21 1997

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
High
Risk Tolerance:
Medium
Investing Style:
Long-Term Buy to Hold
Portfolio Size:
Medium (4-12 Stocks)
Types of Investments:
Good ones!
Stocks I Own:
AAPL, ABBV, AMZN, BRK.B, FB, DIS, GOOGL, GUT, HMLSF, SBUX, WM, VIIIX

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
Barnard College
Job Title
Financial Writer/Editor -- TMF Home Fool

Interests

Personal Quote:
To my mind, seriousness is a heavy thing, playing is what I like; sweeter than honey whatever Venus commands is easy work, for she never inhabits the hearts of dullards. --13th Century Goliards (from Orff's "Carmina Burana")
Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
My Guardian Angel
Favorite Vacation Spots:
Kauai, Hawaii
Favorite Sports or Teams:
Tennis
Favorite Movies:
Wizard of Oz, Being John Malkovich, Two for the Road, ET, Pennies from Heaven
Favorite Board Games:
Scrabble
Favorite Music or Musicians:
Pink Martini, Ella Fitzgerald, Mozart, Brahms, Annie Lennox

An Interview with TMFVenus

Last updated: 12/15/2008
The Fool:
What's your biggest pet peeve?
TMFVenus:
People who talk with food in their mouths. Semi-chewed food was not intended for human eyes. Grrrrrrrr.
The Fool:
Okay Gilligan (or Ginger), you're stuck on a deserted island. What one material possession would you hope to have with you?
TMFVenus:
Toilet paper.
The Fool:
What technology do you wish the world had but doesn't yet?
TMFVenus:
The ability to transport yourself from one place to another without having to go to the airport.
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