The rumor of Dan Loeb's Third Point short thesis is outdated to summer of 2011, as disclosed in the article. 2) NUS CEO just concluded the ICR presentation with complete transparency on the biz model. More specifically (and contrary to HerbaLife's lack of disclosure), Nu Skin consumer sales vs. distributor sales is a robust 70/30, with a retention rate of 60% and full disclosure on average distributor earnings for the past 20 years. Concerns over China are overblown by the likes of Andrew Left, as China's Andre Fan (NUS China ops pres) co-authored China's MLM rules and regulations. Finally, NUS financials have never been stronger, with record sales and operating margin, as the recent mgt upside guidance at ICR confirmed. 3) Finally, the NY Post is notorious for unfounded rumor mongering with a track record of being misleading (if not outright false) most of the time.