Daily Blogwatch: Does a Company's Stock Pop if its CEO Appears on CNBC?

Some of the best reads for investors from around the Web:

Does a stock go up when the CEO appears on CNBC?
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Beating Buffett wonders if Paychex (PAYX) is worth playing on this debt.
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Fred Wilson has an interesting story about why share buybacks don't always work.
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An interview with the likely successor of Warren Buffett.
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Some interesting nano-cap value plays.
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Why was VMWare (VMW) downgraded to sell?
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Jim Chanos on short-selling: the power of negative thinking.
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We had two days last week with more than 90% down volume. What typically happens in the following weeks after such an event?
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The econ gangs of N.Y.
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Seven towns that changed their names to odd names.
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