peHUB Second Opinion 12.11

AOL Time Warner? What was the worst deal of the decade? (Deal Journal)

Stupid Press Release of the Day: I thought this was spam, but nope, it’s real. I’ve been invited to an event called “Sexy Power Brunch.” I’m not even sure what that means but it just sounds bad. (Gem LLC)

Hire More Women: On the hedge fund side, their returns surpass those of the menfolk. (Dealbook)

Special treatment: Sovereign wealth funds want a bigger slide of the buyout pie. Mmmm pie. (Reuters)

Completely random: Thanks to Paris Hilton’s dog, Tinkerbell Hilton (who is an accomplished memoirist, so there’s that) and the movie Beverly Hills Chihuahua, California dog shelters are overrun with Chihuahuas that have been abandoned by their irresponsible fad-chasing owners that the shelters are sending them to New York, where small apartments make owning an irritable kickme dog ideal. (Cityfile)

Can’t Trust ‘Em: eBay has reneged on its promises to Craigslist, Craig said. (Dealscape)

Tapas? That’s it? Meet the restaurant of the future. (WSJ)

Dan linked to the KKR feature in BusinessWeek this morning, but here is a video interview with Henry Kravis that accompanied the story.