Starbucks to Stop Using Bug Extract to Color Frappuccinos Bloomberg. But bug extract is natural!
‘Huge’ water resource in Africa BBC. Brace yourself for renewed colonialism.
Apes’ Simple Nests Are Feats of Engineering Live Science (hat tip reader Aquifer)
Ego Depletion YouAreNotSoSmart (Aquifer). I don’t buy the cookie test. Weight conscious women would eat only one cookie.
Family upset field trip to library gets 6-year-old placed in jail Sun Times (Lambert)
Vatican Reprimands a Group of U.S. Nuns and Plans Changes New York Times
What a Hollande Victory Would Mean for Merkel Der Spiegel (Aquifer)
Eurozone credit contagion, in 8 easy steps FT Alphaville
George Soros and the Bundesbank’s Patriotic Putsch Ambrose Evans-Pritchard
A transatlantic tale of paralysis Philip Stevens, Financial Times
From Hope to Hardball: How Barack Obama became Bill Clinton Noam Scheiber, The New Republic. Put aside the analysis, some of the information is useful.
Missing a bull market is a dismissible offense Edward Harrison
Economic Reports Spark Recovery Doubts Wall Street Journal
An Idea to Limit Body Attachments Bob Lawless, Credit Slips
Down with Debt Weight Robert Skidelsky, Project Syndicate
Foreclosure ripple effect: 8.3 million children in jeopardy MSNBC (Mark H)
Your Bank of America The Yes Men
Antidote du jour (James B):