• Continuing jobless claims hit new record high at 6.7 million ( AP )

  • U.K. may lose AAA rating as debt/GDP passes 100% ( Bloomberg )

  • Chrysler says dealers face elimination if sale isn't approved ( WSJ )

  • Dark pool market-share battle intensifies ( WSJ )

  • Necessity or luxury? Please redefine ( WaPo )

  • Thought provoking Bloomberg headline: LIBOR drops by most in more than two months as recession eases ( Bloomberg )

  • And compare to this one: Stock futures drop on recovery and UK jitters ( Reuters )

  • Can we end the recession simply by trading higher? ( Newsweek )

  • McClatchy plans debt exchange at deep discount ( WSJ )

  • Why not negative interest rates? ( The American )

  • Can Ken Lewis keep his job? ( BusinessWeek )

  • David Rosenberg interview on BTV ( Bloomberg , hat tip Root)