Wednesday's Daily Blog Watch

The worst venture capital investments of all time, the latest price target for Google, and more.
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Editor's note: Every morning, James Altucher presents the most timely, topical posts from the Web's best business blogs.

Stockpickr's

System Trades of the Day

includes trades today on:

Netflix

(NFLX) - Get Report

,

Lam Reasearch

(LRCX) - Get Report

and more.

Jim Cramer

answers questions on

NYSE Euronext

(NYX)

,

GM

(GM) - Get Report

and more.

The top

potential short squeezes in the S&P 500

.

A Dash of Insight has

a very insightful post

about the latest troubles with

Fannie

(FNM)

and why the stock might be a buy now.

In the

Financial Times

,

I write about the "dream trader's" latest picks

and also mention a crush he has, to which

Dealbreaker then responds

. The comments are funny.

Looks like GPS gadgets will be the

big retail item of the Christmas season

. Which stocks (

Broadcom

(BRCM)

,

Garmin

(GRMN) - Get Report

, etc.) will benefit?

What? Again? Why did

UBS up its price target to $900

for

Google

(GOOG) - Get Report

.

Bespoke has the

ETFs with the highest short interest

.

Crossing Wall St

makes some observations on Medtronic's

(MDT) - Get Report

earnings.

Paul Kedrosky notes the

worst venture capital investments of all time

.

Why the Stockpickr strategy of piggybacking the best is

such a successful strategy

. This one is from World Beta.

Sramana Mitra

weighs in on InterDigital

(IDCC) - 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.

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and the author of

Trade Like a Hedge Fund

,

Trade Like Warren Buffett

and

SuperCa$h

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