Altucher's Blog Watch: March 4

Stocks that will benefit from the renewable energy bill, and the five worst bear markets since 1871.
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Editor's note: Every morning, James Altucher presents the most timely, topical posts from the Web's best business blogs.

Cree

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and more make Stockpickr's

System Trades of the Day

list, which incidentally is kicking *ss this year so far. More in an upcoming article.

I write about

stocks that will benefit from the renewable energy bill

, and I write about being "best man" and videographer at the secret wedding of a

TheStreet.com

employee.

Why did

Google

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not get hit harder after the ComScore news?

Cramer answers that question

on Stockpickr.

What are the odds

that your marriage will last?

Here's a great point

by Donaldson Capital on why we are not in a recession.

Can you name the

five worst bear markets since 1871

?

Check out this fascinating discussion

between Warren Buffett and a young hedge fund manager named Jim Cramer on the topic of ethanol.

Howard Lindzon is

dead on

in investing in slot machine makers.

Warren Buffett discusses

chocolate and his dream business

in his latest letter.

Will

Apple

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go after

Amazon

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in the

e-book business

?

Big Ben wonders if

commodities are recession-proof

and checks out some stocks to prove his point.

Finally, is

Microsoft

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recession-proof

?

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Trade Like Warren Buffett

and

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