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Morning six-pack: What we're reading Tuesday

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Happy Tuesday, the fourth day of the second month in the new Ice Age.

You may have heard that the markets aren't doing so well lately. So what seems to be the problem? These days, you can practically take your pick. (U.S. News & World Report)

What should the Federal Reserve do amid the pullback? Taper more? Un-taper? Friday's nonfarm payrolls report could help answer these questions. (Wall Street Journal)

Something strange has happened in the relationship between the and the euro, and it could pose big problems for investors following the risk-on/risk-off trade. (Marc to Market)

Here's something to ponder: Ron Paul. Jesse Ventura. Ron Paul and Jesse Ventura. Together, talking politics. Running the world. (Alt-market)

Kenny Polcari says to "strap in" if things start to deteriorate further—and to enjoy some spaghetti arrabbiata. And if it's Kenny talking, we're listening. (Morning Thoughts)

And finally ...this is shocking, we know, but Marc Faber believes the turmoil isn't over for markets.'s Holly Ellyatt explains.

—By CNBC's Jeff Cox. Follow him on Twitter @JeffCoxCNBCcom.