Dark matter ‘beach ball’ unveiled BBC (hat tip reader Skippy)
We are all Melmottes now John Quiggin
Unthinkable? Britain copes with snow Guardian
The Obama Administration Wants to Annuitize Your 401k’s and IRA’s Jesse. Eeek! And why should those of us who have managed our affairs so as not to suffer falls in value in these accounts be subject to this form of torture?
Antidote du jour (hat tip reader Barbara):