Steve Jobs’ first boss: ‘Very few companies would hire Steve, even today’ Associated Press (Chuck L). “Even”? How about “more so”?
The Dangers of Surveillance Bruce Schneider (Chuck L)
U.S. Denounces North Korea ‘History of Bellicose Rhetoric Bloomberg, I know the North Koreans are horrible dictators, but didn’t we fly a stealth bomber over them? And we’re now surprised they are sputtering, which is pretty much all they can do? I assume this is all proxy Senkaku/Diaoyu..
U.S. Ups Its Show of Force in Korea Wall Street Journal
A nation’s anger homing in on central bank governor Cyprus Mail. Not stated anywhere nearly clearly enough is he gave away the Greek branches, increasing the costs to Cypriot depositors.
Cyprus’ President-related company transfers €21 mln to London prior to bailout agreement – report RT (Deontos). I’d love to provide a link, but I was getting 502 errors for all of RT. I’m hoping it resolves by the time you go looking.
Scramble to find Cypriot cash escape route Financial Times
In Cyprus, Goods Hit a Bottleneck Wall Street Journal
Economics will catch up with the euro Wolfgang Munchau, Financial Times
Eurogroup English Dictionary (EED) MacroMan
The message sent by America’s invisible victims Glenn Greenwald
The Tar Sands Disaster Thomas Homer-Dixon, New York Times
US inequality will define the Obama era Ed Luce, Financial Times
Former Republican Senator Alan Simpson Says Male Lawmakers Shouldn’t Vote On Abortion Laws At All Addicting Info (Francois T)
Paul Ryan Thrown Out of Easter Mass For Views On Poverty Daily Currant (Chuck L)
This American Life Features Error-Riddled Story On Disability And Children Media Matters. Relevant because the underlying story is still making the rounds.
Your helpful charts ‘o the day Dibgy (Carol B)
Problems with the TSA Sai (Chuck L)
Go For Gold Simon Johnson
Pay for Boards at Banks Soars Amid Cutbacks New York Times.
Some Crappy Resurrection Arthur Silber. Please send him some $ if you’ve ever read him. It sounds like a little would go a LONG way.
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