Apologies for the lack of my own posts, but you’ll see we have other original posts! I’m a bit under the weather.
MRSA in UK Turkeys Raises Questions of Communication, Transparency and Risk Wired (Robert M). Aieee!
Male and female brains wired differently, scans reveal Guardian. I’m not sure how they reach these conclusions. I can name two couples in which the woman assumed the usual social role but was also famously more “one track minded” than her husband.
Researcher shows microplastic transfers chemicals, impacting health PhysOrg (Robert M)
Amazon’s delivery drones: An idea that may not fly Associated Press
Factories Worldwide Are Showing Momentum New York Times
Tokyo Suburb To Be Decontaminated, 70% Of Town Marked For Clean Up Simply Info (Deontos)
Former CCTV Journalist Slams Censorship in Open Letter WSJ China Real Time. Quelle surprise!
LIVE: Tensions ease in Bangkok Asian Correspondent (Lambert)
Europe and Its Slippery Energy Slope OilPrice
How Putin miscalculated in the struggle for Ukraine Gideon Rachman, Financial Times
Bugs plague HealthCare.gov enrollment Washington Post
10 Guns, Bombs, and Weapons You Can Build at the Airport Wired (Robert M)
Dr Doom: The global housing bubble is back MacroBusiness
Is Wall Street Too Giddy? New York Times. Yours truly contributed.
Student-Loan Servicers Face Scrutiny Wall Street Journal
CFPB What Have You Done for Me Lately? The Cash America Case, For One Thing Nathalie Martin, Credit Slips
Wells Fargo: U.S. targeting executive as defendant may be retaliation Reuters. Sanctimonious Wells at it again.
Antidote du jour (Jeff N):