Verizon finally performs, connection back as of Saturday PM. Keep your fingers crossed. I’ve kept threatening thin links. It is 5:00 AM and I need to turn in, so I hope the charitable among you will provide links in comments. We should be back to normal programming tomorrow.
EU central bankers ponder Greece euro exit BBC (Abe, NYC)
Is Europe on a Cross of Gold? Barry Eichengreen, VoxEU
U.S. may scrap costly effort to train Iraqi police New York Times
At JPMorgan, the Ghost of Dinner Parties Past Gretchen Morgenson, New York Times
The Myth About Marriage Garry Willis, New York Review of Books
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