The Wolves of Wall Street Project Syndicate
Federal judge took Wells Fargo to task over loan filings New York Post
Further Delays Seen on Changes to Reg AB Asset-Backed Alert
Data brokers change labels describing poor FT. Where’s “Downwardly Mobile”?
Economic consequences of income inequality Credit Writedowns
Putin is making the West’s Cold Warriors look like fools Spectator. “Like”?
Iran says replica US aircraft carrier is really a movie prop Guardian. Will Lt. Gen. Paul Van Riper please pick up the white courtesy phone?
The business of borders Tim Harford
Jitters Mount Over Prospect of Catalonian Independence Testosterone Pit
Is Thailand’s politics splitting the nation? The Interpreter
Who Are ‘The People’? Epoch Times
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
All Politics Is Presidential FiveThirtyEight
The Hope Diet: Would the Tea Party fall for this? Thomas Frank, Salon
What Are the “Fix It, Don’t Nix It” Democrats Planning to “Fix” in Obamacare? FDL. As they say in the Navy, “You can’t buff a turd.” Fascinating how “progressive” thought leaders have focused on expanding barebones, privatized, estate-confiscating, neo-liberal-infested Medicaid, as opposed to the still popular single payer Medicare. These clowns should try Medicaid before recommending it to others. Like that would ever happen.
AHIP President Calls For New Level Of Insurance Under Health Law Kaiser Health News. So, worse than Bronze, what, Lead? Meanwhile, the real story is that the Marketplace back-end is still broken. So Obama send the tech dudes home after they handled his PR problem by fixing the front-end, the website. It’s as if Amazon fixed its shopping cart and left the warehouse and billing screwed up.
ASAHI POLL: 59% oppose restart of nuclear reactors Asahi Shimbun
The man who destroyed America’s ego Medium (Furzy Mouse)
The 100 Best Economics Books of All TIme List Muse. Readers, what’s your take? Spoiler Alert: ECONned is #58.
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