5 Day Timelapse – Waldo Canyon Fire – June 23rd-28th Steve Moraco (furzy mouse), YouTube.
‘Stunted’ pot plants cannot grow BBC. So are we supposed to feel guilty?
Bacteria, I Want You Back: Five Friendly Microscopic Creatures In Your Body Big Think (Aquifer)
US Coast Guard Creates ‘Protest-Free Zone’ in Alaska Oil Drilling Zone Common Dreams (Aquifer)
Facebook e-mail mess: Address books altered; e-mail lost CNET (Chuck L). Whaaat? There are people who use Facebook for e-mail? Boy, did they ask for it.
Massive Protests Against Tomorrow’s Restart of Japanese Nuclear Reactor George Washington
Did the New York Times Lead Anthony Shadid to His Death? Counterpunch (AH)
George Lakoff: How Right-Wingers Scam People Into Buying Their Toxic Philosophy Alternet (furzy mouse). To be quite honest, I think this conveniently ignores the persistent, well funded efforts to change prevailing values.
BRAD DELONG: WE’RE ALL MINSKIANS NOW! Randy Wray, Economonitor
contra Krugman Robert, Angry Bear
‘Economic violence’ caused RBS to fail, new study suggests PhysOrg. Lousy nomenclature. How about “thuggish management”?
Michael Marin, Convicted Arsonist, Poisoned Himself In Courtroom, Investigators Believe Huffington Post (just me)
The Golden Age of Financial Journalism, British Edition Jonathan Weil, Bloomberg (John L)
Let’s end this rotten culture that only rewards rogues Guardian (Timotheus)
Cameron orders review of interbank rates Financial Times. Fighting to forestall a full inquiry. No wonder. They work. Look what one did to News International.
How Delaware Thrives as a Corporate Tax Haven New York Times
What happened to Ina Drew’s clawback? Felix Salmon
He Felled a Giant, but He Can’t Collect Gretchen Morgenson, New York Times
I see Barry Ritholtz just discovered the BBC series by Adam Curtis, The Century of the Self. NC posted it and has been recommending it regularly to readers since April 2007 (we embedded the series over the holiday season that year)
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