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I have to apologize for so many links this week but there are just so many good stories that broke this past week I could not condense the list without removing some good quality articles and videos. Enjoy!

Griftopia: Bubble Machines, Vampire Squids, and the Long Con That Is Breaking America. New best seller by columnist Matt Taibbi (famous for his article last year attacking Goldman Sachs) The book was just released last week.


THE EARLY EVIDENCE: QE DOES MORE HARM THAN GOOD

Deficit Reduction Proposal

EarthLink: Low P/E, But Diverted Earnings

Buffett’s Methods vs Yours

Michael Steinhardt: Hedge Fund Legend – Zing Talk

Junk-Bond Sellers Find Risk Too High

China Assails Monetary Easing, Citing `Imported Inflation,’ Bubble Risks

Contango ORE: An Intelligent Gold and Rare Earth Speculation?

John Hussman: Bubble, Bubble, Crash, Crash

Bruce Berkowitz Has More Plans for The St. Joe Company Investment

Chinese Plan to Buy Stake in GM

Low Interest Rates and Equity Valuations: EasyLink Case Study

BULLISH SENTIMENT SOARS THROUGH THE ROOF

Top 5 Graphs of the Week – China Update

Klarman Tops Griffin as Investors Hunt for ‘Margin of Safety’

GREENSPAN: WE NEED MORE REGULATION

Gary Shilling Sees `Significant’ Stock Selloff Within 12 Months

Jeremy Grantham Interview

OpenTable’s 230% Surge Lures Short Sales After Best U.S. IPO

IMF Is `Ready’ for Any Request From Ireland for Support, Strauss-Kahn Says

BULLISH SENTIMENT SOARS THROUGH THE ROOF

Estimated California state budget deficit reaches $25.4 billion

US, South Korea trade talks stall

SECRET PAPERS DETAIL U.S. AID FOR EX-NAZIS

Greek commandos board Gaza-bound aid ship, hold crew

Gaza Residents Enraged Over Hamas IEDs In Densely Populated Areas

Myanmar Frees Democracy Leader

Is Facebook about to offer email? Reports say it plans a ‘Gmail…

US postal service delivers less mail, loses $8.5 billion…

Taliban stealing U.S. Army uniforms

‘AL-QAEDA CANNOT BE BEATEN’…

Iran, Venezuela plan to build rival to Panama Canal…

On this week’s Consuelo Mack WealthTrack, part two of WealthTrack’s series, “The New Retirement Reality” focuses on how to boost retirement income and guarantee a stream of income for life with Kiplinger’s retirement guru, Mary Beth Franklin and award winning Financial Planner Mark Cortazzo.