Bitcoin's Boom, Legal Pot and Great Podcasts
(Bloomberg View) -- Today is Good Riddance Day -- kick it off with our morning reads:
- 40 Percent of Comments Critical of Fiduciary Rule Are Fake (Wall Street Journal)
- Socially Responsible Investing’s Status (ETF.com); see also Here’s an Easy Checklist to Evaluate Any ETF (Bloomberg)
- Bitcoin’s boom is a boon for extremist groups (Washington Post)
- The future of grocery shopping has arrived -- in China (Quartz)
- Have Stock Investors Become Smarter? (Morningstar)
- Scott Walker's big Foxconn factory deal is going to cost taxpayers a fortune (Vice)
- These States Are Likely to Legalize Marijuana in 2018 (Forbes)
- How did half of the great Florida coral reef system disappear? (the Guardian)
- Galactic Glow, Thought to Be Dark Matter, Now Points to Hidden Pulsars (Quanta)
- The 50 Best Podcasts of 2017 (the Atlantic)
What are you reading?
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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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