Some things I’m reading this morning:

  • Budget optimism boosts U.S. stock futures (Marketwatch)
  • Aim for ‘pretty good’ investing and you might succeed (AlephBlog)
  • It’s not all about the fiscal cliff (Comstock)
  • Hating tech, loving junk (Barrons)
  • Bullish long term, neutral to bearish short-term (DynamicHedge)
  • Former Clinton and Bush Cabinet Members, Now Oil and Gas Lobbyists, Expect Keystone XL Green Light (DesmogBlog)
  • In China, to get rich is not so glorious (Businessweek)
  • Hamas links truce to end of Gaza border blockade (CBS)
  • An amateur bartender learns to really mix (ChicagoMagazine)
  • Kurt Cobain’s 50 favorite albums (BrooklynVegan)