peHUB Second Opinion 11.28

From the Bottom Up: Three keys to building great financial models.

Antitrust: The DOJ is probing KKR’s $4 bln takeover of Del Monte for antitrust violations.

The Hits Keep Coming: Herman Cain says a third woman will accuse him of having affair for “an extended affair of time.”

Warning: Fitch may downgrade the U.S.’s AAA rating if no budget deal in 2013.

Confessions of a Female Entrepreneur: Is there sexism in Silicon Valley?

Delayed: The judge hearing the Justice Department’s challenge to AT&T $39 bln buy of T-Mobile postpones status conference until Dec. 9.

What’s going on with Playbook? Best Buy over the weekend cancelled Blackberry Playbook orders.

Fewer Partners: Versant Ventures’ next fund will likely come in smaller than $500 mln, says Xconomy.

Stop Whining: Startups are hard. So work more and cry less.

Blowing Up: An Apple iPhone 4 spontaneously combusts on a flight in Australia.

Breaking News: Justin Bieber beats Kim Kardashian as most searched person of 2011.

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