peHUB First Read

* Sprint and Clearwire announce a massive WiMax deal, but Erick Schonfeld calls it a disaster in waiting.

* Hillary attacks Wall Street. Maybe Wall Street responded by temporarily switching its voter registration to North Carolina.

* WPP won’t be left out of the tech takeover drama.

* Evan Newmark on Legg Mason’s earnings. My question: How is Legg being affected by its recent headfirst dive into big-money Web 2.0 investing?

* Tech’s top-paid CEOs.

* Sorkin on Ballmer’s unforced errors.

* WallStrip with a MicroHoo post-mortem: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/w/?v=6qzrnSFeis0]