Consumer link to rainforest destruction Financial Times. I’m surprised that this was considered not proven.
I Am Marla’s Observations On Artificial Selection In Chrysler Dealerships Marla Singer, Zero Hedge. In case you missed this, you do need to have a look.
Reagan Did It Paul Krugman, New York Times
Black Swan Fund Makes a Big Bet on Inflation Wall Street Journal
Antidote du jour. From reader Robert, who says this occurred 15 miles from his house:
A family that lives on the outskirts of Milford, PA… in Pike County decided to build a sturdy, colorful playground for their 3 and 4 year old sons. They lined the bottom with smooth-stone gravel all around to avoid knee scrapes and other injuries. They finished building it one Friday evening and were very pleased with the end product.
The following morning, the mom was about to wake up the boys and have them go out to play in their new play center. This is what she saw from the upstairs window…