Reminder: Your humble blogger is trying to get off the vampire shift. That will likely mean fewer posts by yours truly and/or thinner Links over the next few days. Please be patient.
Also, Lambert is taking a day off from his horserace coverage. I anticipate that he’ll continue to take Saturdays off until we are closer to real action (conventions and the election itself).
Why Verizon Doesn’t Want You to Buy an iPhone PC Magazine
The Lengthening Arm of Uncle Sam’s ‘Pirate’ Justice TorrentFreak. Holy shit.
Citing Security, U.S. Abandons Consulate Site In Afghanistan Huffington Post
Japan nuke-free for first time since ’70 Japan Times (YY)
Senator: Fukushima Fuel Pool Is a National Security Issue for AMERICA George Washington
More federal judge abdication Glenn Greenwald
A Battle With the Brewers Nicholas Kristof, New York Times
Jobs Few, Grads Flock to Unpaid Internships New York Times
A Rising Tide Against Class-Action Suits New York Times
The frequent fliers who flew too much Los Angeles Times
Bank of America’s Protection Detail Abigail Field, Firedoglake
Impact of pensions deficits on corporate behaviour Ian Tonks, VoxEU
How to Live Unhappily Ever After Wall Street Journal. Is this considered to be good writing in some circles?
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