The Genesis 2.0 Project Vanity Fair (hat tip reader Crocodile Chuck). Science porn on the Large Hadron Collider.
Fake ‘kid in a kit’ excuses workers for leaving early Springwise. So we have a newletter that extols a new business concept that helps workers deceive their employers. Anyone wonder why the US is going down the tubes?
Wells Fargo forecloses farm, animals fend for themselves Rolfe Winkler
David Rosenberg’s Outlook For 2010 Clusterstock
Melissa Bean’s backers are key Obama associates Kevin Connor. I wish I had the energy to run this as a separate post. As some readers well know, Bean is the most bought and paid for (by banksters) of any member of Congress, which is a perverse achievement in and of itself.
Restaurant of the Future? Wall Street Journal
Loopholes Lurk in Bank Bill Wall Street Journal. The bill is being rushed through with so many last minute changes that it is hard to stay on top of what the current language says. Which of course works to the advantage of the lobbyists.
White House Loan Modification Plan Falls Flat Washington Independent. There is new news here. Mortgae mods were running at a HIGHER rate prior to the Obama program.
Dean Baker: The Return of the TARP Hostage Takers Huffington Post. Today’s must read.
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