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Stuff I’m Reading this Morning…

Wen Jiabao: Confidence Man.  LOL, we’re all so screwed.  (beyondbrics)

Market pullbacks from these Vix levels have ranged from 6 to 19% – each time the Fed stepped in with a program to counter.  (TBP)

Improving news flow means QE3 is no longer a slam dunk.  (FTAlphaville)

Geoff Colvin and Allan Sloan: Here’s how we’d fix the economy.  (Fortune)

Cullen Roche: Why QE isn’t working.  (PragCap)

Bridgewater Associates To Build Magical Forest For Thousands Of Employees To Run Free  (Dealbreaker)

Paul Ryan dresses like a smooth motherf*cker.  (NYT)

Word gets out that Apple is in talks with the large cable companies on its TV initiative.  (247WallStreet)

Should activist hedge funds be forced to share their intentions with other investors?  (Dealbreaker)

The ten best dressed up-and-coming stars.  (VanityFair)

Poor, sweet little Amanda Bynes is slowly turning into Lindsay Lohan.  Shame.  (Egotastic)

Don’t miss my daily linkfest for financial advisors this morning! (WSJFA)

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