Swiss Zoo Has One Too Many Hippos, So Little Farasi May Have to Go Wall Street Journal. The zoo in Birmingham, Alabama lost one of its two hippos last year. Maybe it has room. although their remaining hippo could be a male.
Entrenched Managements: Yet One More Reason Why TARP = CRAP Roger Ehrenberg
Retail Sales Report Spencer, Angry Bear
Read the big four to know capital’s fate Paul Kennedy, Financial Times
Congresswoman, Tied to Bank, Helped Seek Funds New York Times. This looks like a particularly ham-handed effort.
RIAs angry over SEC move to contact clients directly Investment News
Gordon Brown broke Lloyds, and it should break him Telegraph, hat tip reader mr. ugly)
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