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Cofee* KKR vs. KKR

* U.S. futures are up, as the Fed plan to inject equity into banks is apparently more potent than the opportunity to profit take.

* Forget Joe Sixpack. How is Benny the Loanshark handling the economic downturn?

* Epicurian Dealmaker thinks it’s time to climb off the ledge.

* Stephen Grocer sees dead deals.

* Trying to make sense of Jim Cramer’s advice.

* Jason finds my new favorite company.

* Ritholtz piles on Gasparino.