Daily Blogwatch: Don't Take Stock Tips from Journalists. Plus, Did Buffett Make a Mistake?

Below are some of the best reads for investors from around the Web:

Why is Ron Burkle making a bid for Barnes and Noble (BKS)?

Why the GDP report was great and all the naysayers are wrong.

Here's why you can't take stock tips from journalists.
_________The latest stocks trading below their net asset value. In other words, they're Graham-style cheap.

The Good News Economist has some good news about manufacturing.

What was hedge fund manager Cliff Asness like as a little boy?

More on what Jeff Matthews learned while writing a book about Warren Buffett.

A merger arbitrage idea: Buy 3Com (COMS).

Jim Cramer's up 24% and Buffett's down 5% at the Internet Movie Database.

What are the origins of 10 winter olympic sports?

Uh oh, did Buffett just make a big mistake?

Meet James Altucher this week at The World Money Show Orlando, Feb. 3-6, 2010, at the Gaylord Palms Resort.
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