Abnormal Returns talks about the problems with benchmarking and "Radical Diversification "And from the non-business side of things:
Equity Private has another great analogy - this time between Narcotrafficing and Private Equity. And the Debt Bitch puts in another memorable appearance here (always worth reading).
Jack Sielieski of the Accounting Observer tells companies to Stop Giving Earnings Guidance.
The always-worth-a-read James Hamilton at Econbrowser has a primer on the the expectations hypothesis and its relationship to the yield curve. I wish I could explain things half as well as him.
Dan Melson at Searchlight Crusade discusses Zero Cost Loans, Good Faith Estimates, and Truth In Lending And APRs.
Floyd Landis was accused of doping following his Tour-de France win. Lynne Kiesling provides some statistical commentary on these tests.Ah - I feel much better now.
Alex Tabarrok of Marginal Revolution gives us the market for butts.
From the Onion: Professor Pressured To Sleep With Student For Good Course Evaluation.