A Few Good Reads


It was a busy week in the markets, the U.S. economy, the global economy, and hip-hop. Below are a handful of good posts from around the blogosphere. Check them out for some highlights from the week.

Wall Street Journal: Income for Recent Graduates the Highest in Over a Decade   Good news for recent and soon to be graduates. Time to start thinking about your future, and what to do with the highest income levels in the last decade.

Josh Brown via Fortune Magazine: What Leonardo DiCaprio Can Teach You About Surviving the Bear Market   I have not seen the movie yet, but JB does a great job relating it to investing.

A Wealth Of Common Sense: Short-Term Thinking With Long-Term Capital

Bloomberg Business: U.S. Drivers Can See $1.50 Gasoline for First Time Since 2009

Mashable: A Detailed History of Kanye West and Wiz Khalifa’s Beef  I couldn’t resist. This exchange via Twitter was outstanding…the best part was Amber Rose coming out of nowhere to put a stop to it all with a single tweet (actually 2 tweets, but one was the knock out punch).  A mic drop if I’ve seen one.


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