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Cofee* You can now buy a mattress with a built-in safe. At least someone’s figuring out a way to make money in this mess.

* Matt Richtel reminds Barney Frank (ok, not explicitly) that bonuses are not just pile-on for Wall Street fat cats.

* Morning Call: U.S. futures rise, European shares keep dropping, the Nikkei inches ahead and Hong Kong (barely) breaks a small losing streak.

* Nouriel Roubini: Laissez-Faire Capitalism Has Failed

* Sean Hannity on Tuesday promoted Stanford Gold & Boullion on his radio show. Yes, that Stanford. In fact Hannity says it’s a “member of the Stanford Financial Group, their name’s as good as gold.” Priceless.

* A blog that keeps track of corporate bankruptcies.

* New film about a fake global bank was financed by a real global bank.

* Time Magazine: The five most overrated blogs of 2008.

* Hulu removes itself from Boxee, at the request of its content owners. Boxee investor Fred Wilson wishes Hulu would reconsider.

* Elephant Pharmacy becomes the latest VC-backed bust.

* Get all of the day’s latest buyout and venture capital news.