Monday's Daily Blog Watch

An allegory about the U.S. tax system, and will Yahoo! outsource search?
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Editor's note: Every morning, James Altucher presents the most timely, topical posts from the Web's best business blogs.

Dan Fitzpatrick's

Chart of the Week

features analysis on

Hovnanian

(HOV) - Get Report

.

Is

Google's

(GOOG) - Get Report

YouTube

now worth $4.9 billion

?

CDC Corp.

(CHINA)

,

3Com

(COMS)

, and more land on the

System Trades of the Day

list today.

Blogging stocks wants to know who you would rather be a business partner with:

Britney Spears or Lindsay Lohan

.

And,

same question

:

Microsoft's

(MSFT) - Get Report

Bill Gates or

Apple's

(AAPL) - Get Report

Steve Jobs?

(I'd probably pick Lohan and Jobs at the moment).

The Trading Nymph

ranks all of September's conference calls so far

.

Sramana Mitra

notes some of the trends in the world's populations

.

For the

52-week low list

, we provide analysis to help you find the snapback plays.

Stock Market Beat updates his

magazine cover indicator

.

Stockerblog has a fascinating

allegory on the U.S. tax system

.

Did Jane Fonda

cause global warming

?

Howard Lindzon

hangs out

at

Rick's Cabaret

(RICK) - Get Report

, or at least tapes its conference calls. Sort of.

John Battelle

looks at the consequences

if

Yahoo!

(YHOO)

outsources search to Google.

Fund My Mutual Fund has

the top 25 stocks of the past 25 years

.

Is Apple's Macintosh

creeping into the enterprise

?

Unusual stocks of the day:

stocks that rose on unusual volume yesterday

, and stocks with

unusual option activity

. These are all potential breakout plays.

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.

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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;

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