Write-Offs: 12.20.11

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$$$Fed Proposes New Capital Rules for Banks [NYT]

$$$Strong take-up of ECB loans expected [FT]

$$$Ex-NFL Player Willie Gault Charged in Stock Scam [WSJ]

$$$David Einhorn on GMCR: "Simply saying that you take allegations with misconduct seriously does not mean that you actually take the allegations of misconduct seriously." [Reuters]

$$$NBC Reporter Was Charged With DUI, Supposedly After A Party At The Home Of Jerry Sandusky’s Lawyer [Deadspin]

$$$ Here are dogs dyed as tigers and pandas [Daily Mail]

$$$Investors Lose Faith in Stocks As Billions Pour Out of Funds [CNBC]

$$$ Greek finance minister knows that a PSI deal is close to completion "because I have personal knowledge of the negotiations" [WSJ]

$$$ Others disagree [Reuters]

$$$ John Carney: “Racketeering laws were intended to be used against brutal gangsters, not traders taking advantage of informational asymmetries.” [NetNet]

$$$ Stuart Varney: “The second you start talking about the Federal Reserve and QE3 you’ve lost your audience.” Really? On Fox? [Atlantic Wire]

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