Doesn't seem like a popular topic for the Holiday Season, but the most-read article in the Money Section at nytimes.com this morning was Thinking Hard About Retirement and Death.
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Incidentally, the NY Times article illustrates the futility of trying to comment on the estate tax snafu. Pity JPMorgan's Janine Racanelli, whom the Times coaxed into giving a quote that boils down to, “If we’re resigned to an estate tax existing, it’s … an acknowledgment we won’t have a repeal.”