Features of the Week

Get set for Friday links in our, “Features of the Week”. 

1. Jim Rogers: only a crisis can solve US debt problem – WSJ.

2. What Keith Richards’ ‘Life’ as a Rolling Stone tells us about economics – Forbes.

3. An example of why Illinois is screwed up – Points and Figures.

4. The ultimate China fraud linkfest – Abnormal Returns. 

5. Was it a “There it was” stock? – Crosshairs Trader.

6. Jeff Bezos on innovation: Amazon is “willing to be misunderstood for long periods of time.” – Geekwire.

7. Another story on hedge funds “grabbing land” in Africa – BBC.

8. Ron Paul: more people have died in the drug war than from drugs – Liberty Underground. 

9. 2010 Oil story: drawing down the inventories – Gregor Macdonald. 

10. Why comedians make great investors – Financial Philosopher.

11. Learn to overcome your obstacles – Kirk Report.

That’s all for this week. Enjoy your weekend and keep us on your RSS and real-time radars for more to come.