peHUB Second Opinion 10.23

Catchy: The return of the Why-P.O. (The Reformed Broker via Abnormal Returns)

Analysis: Amend & Extend, as told to Bloomberg. peHUB also covered this portfolio company saving move here and here.

Ever Heard of Activist Mezzanine Investors? Neither had I. Here’s one example. (Neal Unmack)

Columbia Business School Admissions Tips: Mary Miller fields questions from potential applicants about getting into the elite MBA program, located in the business capital of the world (BusinessWeek)

National News: More Americans Falling For ‘Get Rich Slowly Over A Lifetime Of Hard Work’ Schemes (The Onion)

Enjoy the Weekend: Here, Gizmodo’s 48 stunning photos of fall! (Gizmodo)

Speaking of MBAs: Here’s yet another mildly amusing (if that) white-guys-satirically-rapping-about finance video. It’s about getting into MIT Sloan and paying off your student loans. Hilarity ensues, I’m sure. Did I mention it features auto-tuning and T-Pain? (warning: NSFW language)