I Can Haz Productivity? Why You Should Look at Cute Animals at Work LiveScience (Aquifer)
Europe is Revolting Counterpunch
Madrid coverage Timcast
Federalism or death Bernard-Henri Lévy, Presseurop
Stomach Bug Sweeps German Schools Der Speigel. “Cheap food, sick children.”
The “Pauperization of Europe” Testosterone Pit
How to Erase a Debt That Isn’t There Gretchen Morgenson. Obama’s mortgage settlement “forgiveness” program is HAMP all over again. Shocker.
Bank of America’s Cascade of Settlement Payoffs Continue David Dayen, FDL. So, I guess the “billion here, billion there” bottom line is “They got away with it”? Look forward and not back?
Urban Outfitters Says It Will Never Buy Another Cash Register Again — All Sales Will Be Done On iPods And iPads Joe Weisenthal, Business Insider
Now That My Campaign Is Over, I’d Like To Talk To You All About The Church Of Latter-Day Saints America’s Finest News Source. Somehow I missed this one.
Romney’s Tax Returns–What We Do Know –Tax Avoidance (Part VII) A Taxing Matter
Ann Romney: biggest fear is for Mitt’s “mental well-being” Reuters. Make up your own jokes!
Revealed: Army scientists secretly sprayed St Louis with ‘radioactive’ particles for YEARS to test chemical warfare technology Daily Mail. One of the targets was Pruitt-Igoe.
The Writing Revolution The Atlantic
Won’t Back Down II: The Sequel Jersey Jazzman
Why the Beaver Should Thank the Wolf Times (furzy mouse). “Trophic cascades.”
Why criminal lineups can’t be trusted Salon (SW)
The Myth of Male Decline Times
Feast of fools Al Jazeera (Aquifer)
What is a model? Mathbabe. Besides my former girlfriend? Kidding!
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