Here are my favorite tweets of the week:

Markets and the Economy

Nasdaq has fallen 8 percent after a huge 245 percent run-up:

Investors seeking value:

Misleading interest rate memes:

Bears are pounding their chests:

Sad but true -- most investors have no idea what they’re doing:

Home purchase lending at the nation's largest originator, Wells Fargo & Co., is down 30 percent in the first quarter:

Does high-frequency trading lower costs?

Bitcoin continues to slide:

Politics and Policy

Minimum-wage hikes are usually bipartisan:

A victory for reform:

Media and Television

Jimmy Kimmel on David Letterman:

A replacement for Stephen Colbert:

A mergers-and-acquisitions scorecard:

Random Items

The daily routines of famous artists and scholars:

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