Derivatives, again: Clawback controversy at JPMorgan 
J.B.G. sent this: Food inflation fears as US crop prices surge: Worries about world food prices are increasing, stoked by a 10 percent rise in US corn and wheat prices in just a week . Get your storage wheat and corn meal before these price increases work their way down to the retail level!
United States of Investment Properties – The role of property investors in the current housing market.  JWR’s Comment: There is a word for someone who foolishly invests in a declining market: contrapreneur .