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Monday's Daily Blog Watch

Krispy Kreme is getting stale, and bomb-sniffing bees.

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

Friday nights I do a segment on


called "On the Money in a Minute".

Here are the stocks I picked and why


All the articles are saying Steve Jobs somehow screwed up last week. But

I, Cringely theorizes

that the


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CEO is actually the puppet master here.

Stockpickr's System Trades of the Day

include trades on

CDC Corp.


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Forget about the peak oil theory: Is


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going to succumb to

peak coffee theory




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breathing down


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Unusual stocks of the day:

stocks that rose on unusual volume yesterday

, and stocks with

unusual option activity

. These are all potential breakout plays.

The Peridot Capitalist

speaks the truth

about insider selling vs. insider buying.

In 1997 I needed a PR firm for my company, Reset. I hired Richard Laermer, who now, by amazing coincidence,

is writing his ideas about PR

on the blog of


contributor Sramana Mitra.

Stockerblog finds a stock that specializes in

bomb-sniffing bees



Krispy Kreme




? Are their doughnuts even good?

Paid Content has

the full chronology

of the merger between

News Corp.

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Dow Jones




Pink Sheets blog is featuring

Berkshire Hathaway

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So this is it: For the first time in 10,000 years,

farming is no longer the dominant industry


In case you missed it, the

Barron's Roundup

has the top respected companies in the U.S., insider purchases, activist situations, etc.

Here are stocks with strong EBITDA margins and a high return on equity that are

not covered by the Street


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



. Under no circumstances does the information in this column represent a recommendation to buy or sell stocks. Altucher appreciates your feedback;

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