Reads: Marc Faber, Davidowitz, Borders, Clearwire, Barton Biggs, Tobias Levkovich, Gerald Celente

End of year articles and videos (12/29/2010-12/30/2010)

Long-term U.S. Treasuries are a suicidal investment (Marc Faber) - Bloomberg

Borders delays payments to certain vendors as part of potential refinancing - Reuters, AP

Howard Davidowitz: U.S. consumers are in terrible Shape, talks about U.S. retailers - Bloomberg video [h/t Zero Hedge]

2011 Predictions (Barton Biggs, Jeffrey Gerson) -

U.S. Stock Funds See First Weekly Inflow Since April - Bloomberg

Noble Energy: Massive offshore reserve (Leviathan) holds 16 trillion cubic feet of natural gas - Jerusalem Post

Citigroup's Tobias Levkovich: Markets rally initially and then back off (corporate margins peak out by mid-year) - Bloomberg video

Gerald Celente (Trends Research Institute) interviewed at King World News

SocGen Presents The Biggest Investing Trends In 2011 - Business Insider

Clearwire (Clear 4G) says Chairman Craig McCaw resigns - BusinessWeek

Commodities Beat Stocks, Bonds, Dollar in 2010 - Bloomberg

Jobless benefit applications fall to lowest since mid-2008 - Philadelphia Inquirer

4 Social Media Marketing Predictions for 2011 - Mashable

Groupon Draws New Investors and Works on an I.P.O. - NYT Dealbook

Bolivians Protest Against 73% Rise In Gas Prices (Gasolinazo) - Video - Distressed Volatility

Blogger tells the real story of the war on drugs in Mexico - France24

The World Is Hungry, And Potash Can Help - Investor's Business Daily

Nintendo Warns on 3-D for Children (health risk) - WSJ