Houses With No Furnace but Plenty of Heat New York Times
Gazan invents alternative to cooking gas Ma’an News
Another unholy mess created by a message from the Pope Willem Buiter
Burning Coal at Home Is Making a Comeback New York Times
White House in foreclosure Rolfe Winkler
UBS on Initial Claims John Jansen
Naughtiest And Nicest C.E.O.’s Of 2008 Huffington Post
Retailers Brace for Major Change Wall Street Journal. By “change” they mean lots of bankruptcies…and collateral damage. Read the piece, the estimates are striking.
Friday Movie Night – The Secret History of the Credit Card The Economic Populist
Chutzpah Unlimited Independent Accountant
Low Mortgage Rates to Spur New Wave of Defaults Mr. Mortgage. Whether or not you buy the conclusion, a useful discussion of the impediments facing borrowers trying to refinance.
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