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10 Weekend Reads

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On November 23, 2013 @ 7:30 am In Markets | Comments Disabled

My longer form weekend reading:

• The Hidden Technology That Makes Twitter Huge (BusinessWeek [1])
• Wall Street Isn’t Worth It (Jacobin [2]) see also Can Suze Orman Save America? (Daily Beast [3])
• State of Work in the Age of Anxiety: The 40-Year Slump (American Prospect [4])
• What Does the Book Business Look Like on the Inside? (Vulture [5])
• Unaccountable: The Pentagon’s bad bookkeeping (Reuters [6]) see also Accounting World, Still Resisting Sunlight (NY Times [7])
• How Republicans Rig the Game (Rolling Stone [8])
• Saudi Arabia’s Prince Turki: ‘American policy has been wrong’ (Washington Post [9])
• The Decline of Book Reviewing (Harper’s Magazine [10])
• Will the EU Kill America’s Death Penalty? (Vice [11])
• TV’s Crowning Moment of Awesome – (Esquire [12])

What’s up for the weekend?

 

Running of the Bears?

Source: Bespoke [13]


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[1] BusinessWeek: http://www.businessweek.com/printer/articles/166256-the-hidden-technology-that-makes-twitter-huge

[2] Jacobin: http://jacobinmag.com/2013/11/wall-street-isnt-worth-it/

[3] Daily Beast: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/11/10/can-suze-orman-save-america.html

[4] American Prospect: http://prospect.org/article/40-year-slump

[5] Vulture: http://www.vulture.com/2013/11/daniel-menaker-on-publishing-industry-insanity.html

[6] Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/investigates/pentagon/

[7] NY Times: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/25/business/in-the-accounting-world-resisting-sunlight.html?pagewanted=all

[8] Rolling Stone: http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/how-republicans-rig-the-game-20131111

[9] Washington Post: http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/saudi-arabias-prince-turki-american-policy-has-been-wrong/2013/11/04/4f4a04d0-4576-11e3-a196-3544a03c2351_story.html

[10] Harper’s Magazine: http://harpers.org/archive/1959/10/the-decline-of-book-reviewing/

[11] Vice: http://motherboard.vice.com/blog/will-the-eu-kill-americas-death-penalty

[12] Esquire: http://www.esquire.com/print-this/price-is-right-perfect-bid-0810

[13] Bespoke: http://www.bespokeinvest.com/thinkbig/2013/11/21/running-of-the-bears.html

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