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10 Weekend Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On May 12, 2012 @ 7:00 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

Pour a cup of strong Joe, get comfortable in your favorite chair, and enjoy these longer form articles –they are what I am reading this weekend:

• The brain… it makes you think. Doesn’t it? (The Guardian [1])
• How Wall Street Killed Financial Reform (Rolling Stone [2])
• Zuckerberg: The Maturation of the Billionaire Boy-Man (NY Mag [3])
• How the Corvair’s rise and fall changed America forever (Reuters [4])
• Joe Weisenthal vs. the 24-Hour News Cycle (NYT Mag [5])
• How Hewlett-Packard lost its way (CNN Fortune [6])
• Hedging is a Tricky and Mercurial Thing (The Epicurean Dealmaker [7])
• Complex Philosophical Theories Explained in Basic Shapes (My Modern Met [8])
• The Duke Ellington collective  (The Times Literary Supplement [9])
• The Inquisition of Mr. Marvel: On the surprisingly complicated legacy of Stan Lee (Grantland [10])

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[1] The Guardian: http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2012/apr/29/neuroscience-david-eagleman-raymond-tallis

[2] Rolling Stone: http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/how-wall-street-killed-financial-reform-20120510?print=true

[3] NY Mag: http://nymag.com/print/?/news/features/mark-zuckerberg-2012-5/

[4] Reuters: http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2012/05/09/how-the-corvairs-rise-and-fall-changed-america-forever/

[5] NYT Mag: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/13/magazine/joe-weisenthal-vs-the-24-hour-news-cycle.html?_r=1&pagewanted=all

[6] CNN Fortune: http://tech.fortune.cnn.com/2012/05/08/500-hp-apotheker/?iid=SF_F_Lead

[7] The Epicurean Dealmaker: http://epicureandealmaker.blogspot.co.uk/2012/04/good-offense.html

[8] My Modern Met: http://www.mymodernmet.com/profiles/blogs/genis-carreras-complex-philosophical-theories

[9] The Times Literary Supplement: http://www.the-tls.co.uk/tls/public/article1029573.ece

[10] Grantland: http://www.grantland.com/story/_/id/7906504/the-surprisingly-complicated-legacy-marvel-comics-legend-stan-lee

[11] Image: http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2012/05/12/business/at-jpmorgan-chase-a-complex-strategy-that-backfired.html

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