Kevin Roose, Barry Ritholtz and others who stood out on Twitter this month. (Photo: AP)

In an April that brought record-breaking cold to much of the U.S., the Twitterati hunkered down and finished their taxes, and the Federal Open Market Committee had a relatively uneventful meeting in which its tapering of asset purchases continued as scheduled.

Meanwhile, Stephen Colbert snarked on Sheryl Sandberg’s book, “Lean In,” reporter Kevin Roose found a group of regulators tougher than the SEC, and Stefan Cheplick and Bloomberg View publisher Tim O’Brien showed, in two separate charts, what market cycles really look like.

On General Economic Topics

On the FOMC meeting

On Investing Strategy

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