Anti-Palin rally draws hundreds in Alaska USA Today. Perhaps more important, the anti-Palin crowd outnumbered the backers.
The Joys of Ownership Gretchen Morgenson, New York Times
Desperate companies turn to ‘usurious’ hedge funds The Independent
Endgame in the banking sector Willem Buiter
Credit and blame Economist (hat tip reader Jorgen)
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