Wednesday's Blog Watch

Charge ahead at Mastercard, and top hits for Cyber Monday.
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Editor's note: Every morning, James Altucher presents the most timely, topical posts from the Web's best business blogs.

A list of the top 10

activist hedge funds

(which I like to piggyback).

AT&T

(T) - Get Report

takes an honored position on 24/7 Wall St.'s top 15

most overvalued companies list

.

God of entrepreneurship Bob Parsons talks about how he survived the brutal first years of

starting his own business

.

What retail stocks have a strong tendency to go up

in December

?

One Guy's Investments has an all-star

analysis

of

Mastercard

(MA) - Get Report

.

Master marketer Seth Godin compares

celebrity worship with company worship

. Unfortunately, I'm guilty of both.

Yet another list my book did not make: the top 10

investment books

so far this holiday season.

TechCrunch describes perhaps one of the

worst business models

I've seen. For instance, what happens when your entire customer base passes away? Newer generations won't replace them.

Street Insider points out a huge

insider purchase

at

51Job

(JOBS) - Get Report

.

Equity Investment Ideas checks out

Alcoa

(AA) - Get Report

and

aluminum

.

Investor's Business Daily's

top 20 stocks

, as ranked by its CANSLIM methodology.

Hitwise breaks out the

top online retail sites

on Cyber Monday.

This

Coke commercial

still makes me tear up somehow.

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