The extraordinary life of a roo called Myrtle Sydney Morning Herald (hat tip reader Nivethan)
Obama’s Vietnam? Juan Cole, Salon
PwC and Satyam – Another Fine Mess You’ve Gotten Yourself Into Francine McKenna
Reaction to the Helicopter post John Hempton
Economic Cures Are Like Booze for an Alcoholic Caroline Baum, Bloomberg
Bet against a sovereign government if you dare John Dizard, Financial Times
Pfizer Buys Wyeth: Layoffs Financed by You and Me EconBlog Review. A colorful and pointed shredding of this deal.
Antidote du jour (hat tip reader Christine):