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Tweets of Note
@squawkstreet: Iron Man rings the @NYSEEuronext Opening Bell #RobertDowneyJr pic.twitter.com/1W0lnKhgkZ
(Tony Stark is the man!)
@USATODAY: Who knew a hurricane on Saturn could be so beautiful? http://usat.ly/YjqUoQ pic.twitter.com/7SRm5zm7y1
(Sci-Fi geeks like me love this stuff. The eye alone is 1,250 miles wide, with winds of 330mph!)
@joekernenshair: BREAKING: I still look amazing and Krugman is clueless.
(Sometimes this account channels Joe better than Joe himself.)
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(Ben White writes Politico's "Morning Money." My must read every morning.)
(One of my favorite restaurants on Long Beach Island, N.J. This week marked six months since Superstorm Sandy hit the Jersey shore.)
Best Friends Forever!
Joe's new BFF Bradley Cooper at the White House Correspondent's Dinner. Let the "bro-mance" begin!
Squawk Sports: Renovating Wrigley Field
Chicago Cubs owner Tom Ricketts joined us with his plan to remake one of the most historic ballparks in the game. But really, they haven't won the World Series since 1908. So what's the difference? Ouch! (video)
Squawk Sports: College Football Playoffs or Bowls?
Listen to the commissioner of the Big 12 explain the model for developing a playoff system, while still keeping the Bowls. (video)
OK, time to type in my best "pucker up to the boss" language.
Our fearless leader, Comcast CEO Brian Roberts joined the Squawkers after the mother ship reported stellar first quarter financial results. It was easily some of the best business television we seen all year. (story)
How was that?
The "Corny-Sappy Motivational Business-Based Inspirational Quote" for the Weekend
"We are currently not planning on conquering the world." – Sergey Brin, Google co-founder
Here's to not selling in May, and not going away. See you Monday for three hours with The Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffett Live!
*Joe's Bonus Word Jumble Answer: RDECGO (codger)
*Becky's Bonus WORD Jumble Answer: TPESRWINN (newsprint)