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Hot Links: Enjoy My Tax Dollars

Stuff I’m Reading… A quick note on the fate of the mega rich and the American Dream.  (JoeFahmy) Did the 00’s Suck?  (Rortybomb) Bess Levin outs herself in The New York Observer.  Not just wickedly clever and cool, but adorable as well.  (NYObserver) The hedge fund community distances itself from SAC, feverishly combing through phone…

Hot Links: Higher Rates, Last Decade in Equities & the Justice League

Stuff I’m Reading this Morning… Copper, oil, Asian and Euro stocks etc rising overnight.  (Bloomberg) Goldman Sachs on why the bull will continue in 2010.  (PragCap) Silicon Valley execs start a Justice League for Entrepreneurs.  Cool.  (DealBook) The quiet costs of a jobless recovery.  (JrDepAcct) Hedgies like John Paulson and Julian Robertson are all doing…

Hot Links: IPO Culture, Rice Prices, Series 7 & the iPhone Cheese Dock

Stuff I’m Reading this Morning… Kedrosky on 2010’s return of the IPO culture.  (InfectiousGreed) Robyn Meredith on China’s 2010 commodity appetite: “Watch the price of rice.”  (Forbes) Quentin Hardy: In 2010 the internet will break, but something better will replace it.  (Forbes) New Bank of America chief has no Series 7 or Series 24 license. …

Hot Links: The Russians Are Coming…With Checkbooks

Stuff I’m Reading… American companies are paying the highest M&A premiums on record, does that mean stocks are still cheap?  (Bloomberg) Hedgie David Tepper looks to bank $7 billion in ’09 profits for his Appaloosa Fund.  (DealBook) The strong dollar trend that began on December 4th is becoming definitive.  (ResearchReloaded) Investing in American startups is…