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Wednesday's Daily Blog Watch

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

CXO Advisory demonstrates an unusual trading strategy: buy companies that contribute significantly to political candidates.

Forbes Nov. 13 issue has an article "Gadgets We Love," its favorite gadgets going into the Christmas season. Here are the stocks for each gadget.

Hilary Kramer is going out on a limb by saying Global-Tech Appliances (GAI) is a double.

Information Abitrage explains why Procter & Gamble (PG - Get Report) is now a Web 2.0 company.

One picture says it all: no book review necessary.

The stock market taste test: Coke (KO - Get Report) vs. Pepsi (PEP - Get Report)

Activist Fund Fine Capital raises its stake in Radio One (ROIAK). And here are all of Fine's top holdings.

Ticker Sense previews what all the decision markets are saying about the elections.

Special Situations is keeping an eye on Altria's (MO - Get Report) spinoff of Kraft (KFT).

Will you be missed?

Jeff Matthews is not making this up when he says Microsoft (MSFT - Get Report) might not be a real Internet company.

Yesterday I showed Yale's top holdings. It's interesting to compare that with Harvard's top holdings.

Jealous post of the day: Google (GOOG - Get Report) buys JotSpot, and I still can't figure out what it does.
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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