Happy Monday. Only four more shopping days until the weekend.
It's good to be a woman. For the ladies, employment is back to precrisis levels. For the dudes, not so much. (Wall Street Journal)
Here's an ugly truth: The financial crisis should have wiped out more banks, or so says a European regulator. (International Business Times)
Five. Five. Five-bitcoin-foot-long. It might not have the same ring, but, yes, a Subway is accepting bitcoins. A sandwich costs a lot less than 5 bitcoins, anyway. (The Express-Times)
Here's something Amazon does that the U.S. Postal Services does not. (The Street)
—By CNBC's Jeff Cox. Follow him on Twitter @JeffCoxCNBCcom.