Wednesday's Blog Watch

Taking the plunge on SWIM, and sweet chocolate stocks.
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Editor's note: Every morning, James Altucher presents the most timely, topical posts from the Web's best business blogs.

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Nice post! With the subprime borrowers going delinquent left and right, who will benefit? Well, it's the

public debt collection agencies



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Trump Entertainment


now that Donald Trump has put it on the block.


predicts what will happen

in the


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suit against


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Despite the market selloff yesterday, there were

stocks rising on unusual volume

, including

Dawson Geophysical

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Pre-Paid Legal



CommodityEquity blog

updates its chocolate portfolio


Capitalism sometimes gets too creative. I'm not so sure I agree that jail sentences should be lower

if prisoners donate their organs


Yaser Anwar offers his

always-concise analysis


Texas Instruments

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JoeCit considers

taking the plunge and shorting




Don Dodge shows that venture capital investing

isn't all it's cracked up to be


Here are

Investor's Business Daily's

top-ranking medical stocks


Ticker Sense looks at what has happened every time the

S&P 500

went down two days in a row

during this bull market.

Very interesting: what are the countries that have

the most online security issues, viruses, online scams, etc.


Stock Market Beat believes that Kroger

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brings home the bacon


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