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And don't miss Liam Denning on Rick Perry's inadvertent M&A impact: "The intellectual rigor underpinning Energy Secretary Rick Perry's proposed subsidy for coal-fired and nuclear power plants was captured best in the response given last week by the 'Dancing With The Stars' alumnus to a congressman's question about the plan's projected cost:
What’s the cost of freedom? What does it cost to build a system to keep America free?
When it comes to M&A, though, intellectual rigor is only part of the equation; tactics and plain old second-guessing are equally important."
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