‘Carbon cost’ of Google revealed BBC. Oooh, this almost makes up for the fact that I don’t own a car.
Worst Apartment Rental Ad Ever [Funny] Consumerist
Some States in a Pinch May Raise Gasoline Tax New York Times. This is terribly regressive and way way overdue.
Panic on the campus as graduate jobs disappear Independent
Massive Taxpayer Backlash Over Pension Crisis Is Coming Michael Shedlock
HSBC may need $30 billion: Morgan Stanley Reuters (hat tip reader Michael). HSBC had been considered one of the better capitalized banks.
Yes, We Can Make the Stimulus More Stimulating Dean Baker. Among other things, he wants more holidays!
Bernanke on the Fed’s balance sheet Jim Hamilton. This is very pointed by his (typically understated) standards.
Antidote du jour (hat tip reader Earl):