Write-Offs: 05.08.12

$$$ Greek left attacks ‘barbarous’ austerity [FT]

$$$ Facebook Facebook Facebook Facebook [WSJ/FT/CNBC/Reuters]

$$$ Freddie Mac Chooses CEO [WSJ]

$$$ After McClendon’s trades, Chesapeake board gave blessing [Reuters]

$$$ Tim Sykes is still doing things [BetaBeat, earlier]

$$$ “A bank robbery, in our imagination, provides the robber with a one-off high-risk opportunity to become incredibly wealthy, in comparatively guilt-free fashion: No one but the corporation loses any money, so, what the fuck? That used to be the case, but due to inflation — as well as a host of other factors — it no longer is.” [The Billfold]

$$$ CIBC Global Asset Management is looking for a high yield VP in Toronto [DBCC]

$$$ House Republicans are complaining that the Fed is helping the economy too much, causing House Republicans not to want to help the economy [Real Time Economics]

$$$ Could a Stock ETF Cloak Its Portfolio? [WSJ]

$$$ Green Mountain Chairman Replaced After Stock Sales [WSJ]

$$$ Nomura is growing headcount [Bloomberg]

$$$ “It lived alongside our ancestors, and it probably ate them,” said Christopher Brochu, an associate professor of geoscience at the University of Iowa and a study author. “We don’t actually have fossil human remains with croc bites, but the crocs were bigger than today’s crocodiles, and we were smaller, so there probably wasn’t much biting involved.” [Bloomberg]

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