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Monday's Daily Blog Watch

Editor's note: Every morning, James Altucher presents the most timely, topical posts from the Web's best business blogs.


I might be disappointed in this: Time Warner (TWX) is actually considering spinning AOL off.


Assets in "socially responsible" funds swelled from $2 billion in 2000 to $17 billion in 2005 -- and perhaps with good reason, as the Ave Maria Catholic Values Fund has been in the top half of its Morningstar category for the past one, three and five years. Here are its top holdings.

And, for contrast, here is the Vice Fund, run by RealMoney contributor Charles Norton.


Mark Cuban discusses how to make a legal YouTube.


Traders Insights no longer likes Apple (AAPL). (Found via the Festival of Stocks.)


Cheap Stocks still thinks diamond company Lazare Kaplan (LKI) is trading less than its net asset value, thanks to an inventory of uncut diamonds.


Seth Godin is one of the best marketers out there. So when he writes his 10 secrets of marketing, I like to check it out.


Rough Type summarizes the most popular Wikipedia searches.


Bloggingstocks gives five stocks to watch now that the Dow has hit 12,000.


Don't count Yahoo! (YHOO) out. Here is its market share in the top categories.


Is there a trade deficit, or do we actually have a trade surplus?


Paul Graham is dead on with the most common mistakes of startups.


Speaking of startups, this is a great idea for a company.


TheValueBlogs.com puts up this week's index of the best stock ideas from the best value-oriented blogs.

At the time of publication, Altucher and/or his fund had no positions in any of the stocks mentioned, although positions may change at any time.

James Altucher is a managing partner at Formula Capital, an alternative asset management firm that runs several quantitative-based hedge funds as well as a fund of hedge funds. He is also the author of Trade Like a Hedge Fund and Trade Like Warren Buffett. Under no circumstances does the information in this column represent a recommendation to buy or sell stocks. Altucher appreciates your feedback; click here to send him an email.

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