Lambert again contributed a ton of today’s links.
Alec Baldwin’s PETA Ad Alleges Elephant Abuse In Circuses Huffington Post (hat tip H Sniffles)
Eavesdropping Iguanas Use Mockingbird Calls To Survive Scientific American. I know there are a lot of different types of iguanas, but we had one when I was a kid, and it seemed to be pretty dumb. So natural selection does seem to work!
New Biplane Design Stops Sonic Booms LiveScience
Using virtual worlds to ‘soft control’ people’s movements in the real one PhysOrg (hat tip reader Robert M)
Revealed: Murdoch’s secret meeting with Mrs Thatcher before he bought The Times Independent (hat tip Buzz Potamkin)
Renault car sales – a troublesome chart Sober Look (hat tip reader Scott)
Kony video-maker detained for public drunkenness, masturbation SFGate. Only in America…
Sex Strike: A Dad’s Support For This Event Booman Tribute (hat tip reader furzy mouse)
Big word left out of hyped Obama video Oliver Knox
Gas Prices Jump, Poised to Keep Rising Wall Street Journal
The Biggest Bankruptcy in American History Motley Fool (hat tip reader May S)
Bleak outlook for US newspapers Financial Times
Special Goldman pile on wrap, a largely Lambert feature (look at how excited Reuters is about this):
Bloomberg defends Goldman Sachs on radio show New York Post
What Happened to Goldman Sachs? Justin Fox, Harvard Business Review
Has Wall Street Really Changed? (Guess what I think) Michael Hirsh
Cheaters Always Prosper: A Daily Rundown Rundown Esquire. This one is fun.
Check Out The Hilarious Animated Version of Greg Smith’s Resignation From Goldman Sachs Clusterstock (hat tip reader furzy mouse)
Weather alert: sun could be bad for risk assets Financial Times
A Thursday Night Present… (More Bankster Frauds) Karl Denninger
Ex-CBO Staffer’s Warnings About Foreclosures Ignored Dave Dayen, Firedoglake. Glad Dayen took this up.
Florida’s Rocket Docket Redux Bankruptcy Law Network. Per reader Deontos: The Chief Senior Judge of Duval County, on his second day back in the saddle, actually threatened to throw a lawyer in jail because that lawyer had the audacity to insist he be allowed to argue the law.
Abigail Adams’s Secret Business Ventures: Echoes Bloomberg (hat tip reader Steve Mihm)
When Do Humans Want to Share the Wealth? Steve Roth, Angry Bear. Important.
Antidote du jour (hat tip reader Robert M):