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Altucher's Blog Watch: April 7

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

How serious is the lower paid clicks issue for Google (GOOG - Get Report)? Should you and I worry?

Why does Bank of America think eBay (EBAY - Get Report) is such a strong buy here?

There are much better ways to invest in Ford (F - Get Report) than buying F. Stockerblog shows us the way.

You think you're in trouble? No problem: Buy your girlfriend this diamond-studded thong for $1 million or so.

Before you click here, guess which Dow stocks are up and down the most on the year.

This was quite possibly the first bathroom in America -- 14,000 years ago.

Imclone (IMCL), Juniper Networks (JNPR - Get Report) and more make the System Trades of the Day list.

Here are the top 10 mutual funds for a recession and other hot topics in this week's Barron's.

This is a nice survey of the latest dividend aristocrats, the stocks that have increased dividends for 25 years in a row or more.

Could Craigslist really be worth over $5 billion? If it's true, then I'm super jealous.

Freakonomics turns its excellent analytical skills to this critical question: Do hamburgers cause crime? Incidentally, an ex- employee just became editor over at

Neatorama has the low-down: Marital bliss lasts for four years. Don't fight a universal law.

Paul Graham is my absolute favorite blogger. He's a genius. In his latest post, he discusses his top heroes and what makes a hero.

The microcap speculator gives the lowdown on public porn company, New Frontier Media (NOOF).

Here's a nice summary from Paid Content on the latest ins and outs of the Yahoo (YHOO - Get Report)- Microsoft (MSFT - Get Report) deal.

Sramana Mitra thinks now's the time to buy WebMD (WBMD - Get Report).
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 president of Stockpickr LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of and part of its network of Web properties, and a managing partner at Formula Capital, an alternative asset management firm that runs a fund of hedge funds. He is also a weekly columnist for the Financial Times and the author of Trade Like a Hedge Fund , Trade Like Warren Buffett and SuperCa$h . 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. has a revenue-sharing relationship with Trader's Library under which it receives a portion of the revenue from purchases by customers directed there from

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