Dubai Crisis Tests Laws of Islamic Financing New York Times. Some alert readers mentioned this issue early on.
Senator wants to use gambling laws on Wall Street Economic Populist
Good Bye! The reappointment of Bernanke is too much to bear Nassim Nicholas Taleb, Huffington Post
Bankruptcy, mortgage default, and foreclosure Wenli Li and Michelle J. White, VoxEU. Finds the 2005 bankruptcy law changes made matters worse.
Hussman: 80% Chance Of A Market Crash Over The Next Year Clusterstock.
Morgan Stanley fears UK sovereign debt crisis in 2010 Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, Telegraph (hat tip Jesse)
Zombie Capitalism: Bernanke “Marching Ignorantly Forward” Michael Shedlock
Antidote du jour (hat tip reader Max):