Happy Thursday from the Morning Six-Pack, where everything is the weather's fault.
Blame the weather is Wall Street's favorite recent pastime, particularly when it comes to digesting bad economic data. Maybe that's not such a great idea. (International Financing Review)
We all know this storyline by now: Despite all of the bad behavior that led up to the financial crisis, no one ever has been charged criminally. That looks to be changing, though, and it could ... wait for it ... set off another financial crisis. (Bloomberg)
In the wake of the Donald Sterling mess, it looks like the next must-have bauble in Tinseltown is a basketball team. (New York Times)