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10 Thursday PM Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On December 13, 2012 @ 4:30 pm In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

My afternoon train reads:

• Central bankers are saving the world because politicians won’t (Reuters [1])
• Ed Butowsky, Dallas’ $3 Billion Money Manager (D Magazine [2])
• The “Infrastructure” Cliff: Why the U.S. Desperately Needs a $2.5 Trillion Upgrade (The Atlantic [3])
• Mozilo Unbowed Says Countrywide Was ‘World-Class Company’ (Bloomberg [4])
• What we talk about when we talk about a TV from Apple (Quartz [5])
• Google gets its mojo back (CNN Money [6])
• Americans Back Obama Tax-Rate Boost Tied to Entitlements (Bloomberg [7]) see also Dems hold the middle ground. GOP is on fringe. (Washington Post [8])
• Greenland and Antarctica ‘have lost four trillion tonnes of ice’ in 20 years (The Guardian [9])
• Tips for Viewing the Geminid Meteor Shower (Universe Today [10]) see also Weird meteor shower to peak tonight (Boing Boing [11])
• The 36 Most Memorable Moments at the 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief (SPIN [12])

What are you reading?

 

2,000 years in a single graphic  
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Source: Economist [14]

 


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URLs in this post:

[1] Reuters: http://blogs.reuters.com/edgy-optimist/2012/12/13/central-bankers-are-saving-the-world-because-politicians-wont/

[2] D Magazine: http://www.dmagazine.com/Home/2008/07/16/Ed_Butowsky_Dallas_3_Billion_Money_Manager.aspx

[3] The Atlantic: http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2012/12/the-infrastructure-cliff-why-the-us-desperately-needs-a-25-trillion-upgrade/265915/

[4] Bloomberg: http://www.ritholtz.com/blogMozilo Unbowed Says Countrywide Was ‘World-Class Company’

[5] Quartz: http://qz.com/35914/what-we-talk-about-when-we-talk-about-a-tv-from-apple/

[6] CNN Money: http://buzz.money.cnn.com/2012/12/13/google-stock-2/

[7] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-13/americans-back-obama-tax-rate-increase-tied-to-entitlement-cuts.html

[8] Washington Post: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/wp/2012/12/13/the-morning-plum-dems-hold-the-middle-ground-gop-is-on-fringe/

[9] The Guardian: http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2012/nov/29/greenland-antarctica-4-trillion-tonnes-ice

[10] Universe Today: http://www.universetoday.com/45813/tips-for-viewing-the-geminid-meteor-shower/

[11] Boing Boing: http://boingboing.net/2012/12/12/weird-meteor-shower-to-peak-to.html

[12] SPIN: http://www.spin.com/articles/12-12-12-concert-nirvana-paul-mccartney-rolling-stones-memorable-moments

[13] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/22-201034nac119.gif

[14] Economist: http://www.economist.com/blogs/graphicdetail/2012/06/mis-charting-economic-history

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