Ritholtz's 10 Weekend Reads: Peyton Manning and the Long Con

Barry Ritholtz is a Bloomberg View columnist. He founded Ritholtz Wealth Management and was chief executive and director of equity research at FusionIQ, a quantitative research firm. He blogs at the Big Picture and is the author of “Bailout Nation: How Greed and Easy Money Corrupted Wall Street and Shook the World Economy.”
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Pour yourself a cup of joe and settle in for some of our longer-form weekend reading:

• Michael Steinhardt, Wall Street's Greatest Trader, Is Back -- And He's Reinventing Investing Again (Forbes)
• Peyton Manning Gets Better With Age (Grantland)
• The Day We Lost Atlanta (Politico)
• How the NSA Almost Killed the Internet (Wired)
• History of American Bandstand (Salient)
• This Is Danny Pearl's Final Story (Washingtonian)
• Dogs Are Not People (Boston Review)
• Rough Patch for Uber Service's Challenge to Taxis (NY Times)
• The Long Con: Mail-order conservatism (The Baffler)
• How I Lost My $50,000 Twitter Username (Medium)

What's up for the weekend?

U.S. Economy Shows Signs of Gearing Up

Source: WSJ

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