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Stuff I’m Reading this Morning…

The elders of Wall Street (Donaldson, Soros, Bogle) favor the Volcker Rule.  (NYT)

Brilliant: US grinds to a halt as Bernanke admits that money is just an illusion.  (

Krugman sees inflation as the cure.  Madness says Mish.  (Mish)

Buffett’s been selling SunTrust Bank ($STI) stock…but John Paulson has been buying.  (Bloomberg)

Salmon: You can pretty much ignore market reporters.  (FelixSalmon)

Twitter staffing up with web video guys.  What’s their next move?  (HowardLindzon)

Cachaça is the national liquor of Brazil.  Get ready to see a lot of it.  (CNBC)

My enemy’s enemy: Verizon ($VZ) teams up with Skype against the iPhone.  (GigaOM)

Soros called gold a bubble in Davos last month, but according to his 13F, he actually doubled his position in $GLD last quarter.  (CafeAmericain)

The RZA auditions for Parks and Recreation.  Hilarious.  (FunnyOrDie)