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10 Weekend Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On October 13, 2012 @ 7:30 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My longer form reads to start your weekend:

• Iran Blamed for Cyberattacks: Iranian Hackers Behind Electronic Assaults on U.S. Banks, Foreign Energy Firms  (WSJ [1])
• Life of a salesman: Selling success, when the American dream is downsized (WaPo [2])
• Obama Fights His Own Bull Market (Businessweek [3])
• Does Biology Make us Liars? (The New Republic [4])
• Looking Back to Move Forward (The Reformed Broker [5])
• The Patent, Used as a Sword (NYT [6])
• Prismatic’s Bradford Cross: First we understand media, then the world  (Gigaom [7])
• Who Closed the American Mind? (The American Conservative [8]) see also The Problem of Conservative ‘Intellectuals’ (The Nation [9])
• Tragedy’s decline and fall: How tragedy evolved from Oedipus to Kim Kardashian’s cellulite and Amy Winehouse’s struggles.  (New Statesman [10])

What’s happening this weekend?

 

When Cheap Funds Cost Too Much
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Source: WSJ [12]


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[1] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444657804578052931555576700.html

[2] WaPo: http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/life-of-a-salesman-selling-success-when-the-american-dream-is-downsized/2012/10/07/e2b34aac-1033-11e2-acc1-e927767f41cd_print.html

[3] Businessweek: http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2012-10-12/obama-fights-his-own-bull-market#r=hp-ls

[4] The New Republic: http://www.tnr.com/article/books-and-arts/magazine/108156/deceptions

[5] The Reformed Broker: http://www.thereformedbroker.com/2012/10/07/looking-back-to-move-forward/

[6] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/08/technology/patent-wars-among-tech-giants-can-stifle-competition.html?ref=business&pagewanted=all&_r=0

[7] Gigaom: http://gigaom.com/2012/10/02/prismatics-bradford-cross-first-we-understand-media-then-the-world/

[8] The American Conservative: http://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/who-closed-the-american-mind/

[9] The Nation: http://www.thenation.com/article/170038/problem-conservative-intellectuals#

[10] New Statesman: http://www.newstatesman.com/culture/culture/2012/09/tragedys-decline-and-fall

[11] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/BF-AD645_ETF_1_G_20121012164803.jpg

[12] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444657804578050501097576018.html

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