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Ashton Kutcher, Jimmy Fallon, and that Annoying Brunette from Glee: Go ahead, you try and pick three people out of Hollywood more likely to wind up in the title roles for this eventual movie

E-Memoriam: Robert H. Lessin passes away

Lay the Points, They’ll Lay Off: The most likely companies to lay someone off this year

Ready to Rumble: UK forces finally break out the heavy artillery to quell rioting

The Roundup: Xconomy drops knowledge on recent Beantown area IT investing

Redefining Itself: Quora looks to help its users find their way to new questions

Verizon’s “Chris Johnson” Move: Did striking employees sabotage the company?

Funding Contests? Yup, funding for a contest funder