Clueless Guys Can’t Read Women LiveScience, In particular, men interpret friendliness as a sexual overture and vice-versa.
Ben Stein Watch: March 30, 2008 Felix Salmon. Thank God someone did the work….
Bagehot, central banking, and the financial crisis Xavier Vives. Vox EU
Credit Card Fair Fee Act Adam Levitin Credit Slips
Post Subprime: A Bloodbath in Trader Bonuses International Political Economy Zone
The Dilbert Strategy Paul Krugman
Dith Pran, Journalist Portrayed In ‘The Killing Fields,’ Dies at 65 Associated Press
I do not consider it the place of this blog to urge political action. On the other hand, it is just about impossible not to notice that many readers are intensely unhappy about the conduct of the Fed and Treasury of late.
Congressional hearings on the Bear bailout are scheduled for this week, for April 3. This is an opportune time to call or e-mail your Senator and Congressman and express your views (I have a sneaking suspicion that calling has slightly more impact simply because so many organizations orchestrate e-mail petitions. But those with more informed views on how best to proceed are encouraged to speak up).
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