California Tribe Hopes to Woo Salmon Home New York Times
Shark-Bitten Crocodile Poop Fossils Found (No, Really) Wired (hat tip reader John M)
For One Tiny Instant, Physicists May Have Broken a Law of Nature PhysOrg (hat tip reader John D)
Baldness ‘could be good for your health’ say scientists BBC (hat tip reader John D)
Nancy Pelosi steeled White House for health push Politico (hat tip Clusterstock)
The ties that bind America to Israel are beginning to fray and break Chris McGreal, Guardian
Another Gulf War Syndrome? Mother Jones (hat tip reader John D)
Greenspan versus Reality, Part 1 David Merkel
Pools That Need Some Sun Gretchen Morgenson, New York Times. Wow, even that presumed reliable bank stuffee, the Federal Home Loan Bank, are now suing banks for misrepresenting the quality of loans they sold.
Bernanke Says Large Bank Bailouts ‘Unconscionable,’ Must End Bloomberg. Kinda late to be saying that…..And even worse, he is a defender of “innovation”: “Toward a More Competitive, Efficient, and Innovative Financial System” Mark Thoma
Why financial regulation must also rebuild trust VoxEU. Per above, Bernanke does not appear to be with the program.
BTW, a week from today, from 2-4 EDT, Lambert Strether will host a discussion of ECONNED at his site. I will participate.
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