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10 Sunday Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On February 17, 2013 @ 7:30 am In Financial Press | Comments Disabled

Good Sunday morning — some reads to kick off your day:

Gangster Bankers: Too Big to Jail: How HSBC hooked up with drug traffickers and terrorists. And got away with (RollingStone [1])
• How you can be a smart market timer (MarketWatch [2])
• CNBC Is Nobody’s Sloppy Seconds! (Dealbreaker [3]) see also At CNBC, a strict guest policy (Politico [4])
• Warren Buffett’s Kind of Deal (Dealbook [5])
• Value Stocks Are Hot—But Most Investors Will Burn Out (WSJ [6]) see also Cash Shouldn’t Be the Only Apple of Your Eye (WSJ [7])
• Billionaires Soros, Bacon Cut Gold Holdings on Decline (Bloomberg [8])
• The audacity of dope: Cannabis as an investment (Economist [9]) see also Hemp Is Harmless, a Potential Economic Miracle, and Still Illegal in America — But the Tide Seems to Be Turning (Alternet [10])
• The Myth of “Saudi America”  (Slate [11])
• The Drug Laws That Changed How We Punish (npr [12])
• Scientists unveil new detectors in race to save Earth from next asteroid (Guardian [13])

What’s for brunch?


AOL vs Netflix
Source: Splat F [15]

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[1] RollingStone: http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/gangster-bankers-too-big-to-jail-20130214

[2] MarketWatch: http://www.marketwatch.com/Story/story/print?guid=F025098A-76D3-11E2-96E1-002128040CF6

[3] Dealbreaker: http://dealbreaker.com/2013/02/cnbc-aint-nobodys-sloppy-seconds/

[4] Politico: http://www.politico.com/blogs/media/2013/02/at-cnbc-a-strict-guest-policy-157149.html

[5] Dealbook: http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2013/02/15/warren-buffetts-kind-of-deal/

[6] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324432004578306153331261978.html

[7] WSJ: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324432004578304142995089044.html

[8] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-02-14/billionaires-soros-bacon-reduce-gold-holdings-as-prices-slump.html

[9] Economist: http://www.economist.com/news/finance-and-economics/21571898-fund-seeks-opportunity-weed-audacity-dope

[10] Alternet: http://www.alternet.org/drugs/hemp-harmless-potential-economic-miracle-and-still-illegal-america-tide-seems-be-turning

[11] Slate: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/science/2013/02/u_s_shale_oil_are_we_headed_to_a_new_era_of_oil_abundance.single.html

[12] npr: http://www.npr.org/2013/02/14/171822608/the-drug-laws-that-changed-how-we-punish

[13] Guardian: http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2013/feb/16/scientists-earth-asteroid

[14] Image: http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/aol-netflix-chart-4q12.gif

[15] Splat F: http://www.splatf.com/2013/02/aol-charts-4q12/

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