Hot Links: Odds and Ends


The first official Hot Links of 2013 is tomorrow morning, but I’ve had a few odds and ends collected I wanted to make sure you’d seen…

Ezra’s “Everything You Need To Know About The Fiscal Cliff Deal”  (Wonkbook)

This is your new tax rate assuming the deal we’re hearing about makes it out of both houses intact.  (BusinessInsider)

Celebrity economists react to the Cliff deal.  (EconomistsView)

Ambrose Evans-Pritchard gets so bearish he flips over the top of the swing set and turns inside-out bullish.  (Telegraph)

Have we reached “Peak Gundlach” yet?  (ResearchPuzzle)

Diversification is for rich and retired people.  (HowardLindzon)

Do you have a “crovel” yet? It’s THE must-have end of the world tool / weapon.  (Buzzfeed)

The Year in New York Times Covers (NYT)

File this under: People 2012 Did a Number On.  (TMZ)

New York Times Magazine’s got a feature on Adam “MCA” Yauch, the Beastie we lost last year.  (NYT)

In case you missed it, my friends relay the most important lessons learned in 2012:  (TRB)