German schoolboy, 13, corrects NASA’s asteroid figures PhysOrg. Oh, and the revised estimate found that the odds of a collision were 100 times higher than the NASA estimate.
Debt Britain: 600,000 face bankruptcy Times Online
Who Speaks for Mortgage “Lenders”? Adam Levitin, Credit Slips
Safe as Houses? Michael Panzner
OFHEO: Fannie, Freddie Still a Regulatory Concern Housing Wire
Merck Wrote Drug Studies for Doctors New York Times. The quote that got me was:
“The fact that the draft was written by a Merck employee for later discussion by all the authors does not in and of itself constitute ghostwriting,” Dr. Kirby’s e-mail message said.
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