Anyone else see former Federal Reserve boss Ben Bernanke around Pimco’s HQ in Newport Center last week? Anyone else pick up on vibes that the bond house still needs a game-changing hire to stem outflows that have continued since Bill Gross left for Janus? … Anyone else hear that Ed Thorp—author of Beat the Dealer, a book on card-counting that helped Gross pay his way through graduate school at UCLA back in the day—has an autobiography in the works with Random House? Tentative title: A Man For All Markets: From Las Vegas to Wall Street...

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