Bargain Wine and the Big Mac Index Wine Economist
Most Verizon FIOS Installations Violate National Electric Standards [Fire Hazards] Consumerist. You should also know that Verizon will cut your copper connection unless you insist. My Verizon DSL has been very sluggish lately and I have no doubt that it is deliberate.
Veep Nominee Palin and the Exxon Valdez Case The Blog of LegalTimes
McCain, Palin, and the Important Difference Between Boldness and Riskiness Robert Reich. Reich can dish it out when wants:
Sarah Palin has been a governor of state inhabited by more moose than people for twenty months, and before that mayor of a town with a population smaller than two blocks of downtown Manhattan. Although she has barely exercised power, she is already under federal investigation for abuse of it. And while Ms. Palin is perfectly entitled to believe that evolution is a myth, that women should be barred from choosing to have abortions, and that global warming has yet to be proven, these views all run counter to the views of mainstream America.
“What’s Wrong with This Hurricane?” Mark Thoma
Bank of England to show no mercy as firms go under The Independent
Lehman: Following Good Bank/Bad Bank to Redemption Roger Ehrenberg
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