What I'm reading this morning:
First Hot Links for the New Year…Welcome Back!
Stocks and oil start 2010 off on an up note thanks to a big manufacturing number out of China. (
A Must-Read for tech investors/traders: Eric Savitz on what to expect this year. (
I was pleasantly surprised by the
Bono (U2) op-ed on the coming decade, it was fantastic. ( ) NYT
Ritholtz on the failing mortgage and foreclosure relief policies: “Rip the band-aid off already.” ( ) TBP
Chris Dixon: The Next Big Thing Will Start Off Looking Like A Toy. ( ) CDixon
Pimco raising cash, lightening up on everything from corporates to stocks. (
The architect of
Citigroup, Sandy Weill, talks about what happened to his baby. ( ) NYT
Christopher Hitchens on airline security and passenger punishment. ( ) Slate
10 Technologies That Will Rock 2010. ( ) TechCrunch
What were the biggest baby names of 2009? (
You probably already read the Bernanke defense of the Fed’s record vis a vis bubbles over the weekend and that weird NYT story about how Japanese unemployed and homeless people are sleeping in coffins or whatever so I didn’t link to either of those stories. If you missed ’em, you’re better off.
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