* A friend's haunting and all-too-true story about tracking down the men who tried to kill him;
* Thanks to a sharp reader for this analysis of the real causes behind the subprime mortgage crisis;
* Excellent and unique perspective on the employment data;
* The coaching of traders: promises and limits;
* A bogus boom in China?
* Being passionate about trading, not about each trade; excellent interview;
* A scheme for diagnosing your trading problems;
* A look at the foreclosure glut.