Endorsement: Tyler Cowen says Peter Guardino’s The Dead March: A History of the Mexican-American War truly brought the war to life.  (Marginal Revolution)

Quote of the Day

"Ultimately, traders become vulnerable when their feelings about themselves and their work are tied to short-term returns. "

(Brett Steenbarger)

Chart of the Day

Where the market stands going into the new week. (via @jackdamn)