Why Women Don’t Want Macho Men Wall Street Journal
Arrest the Pope? Alternet and Christopher Hitchens: Catholic Church Wants ‘Wiggle Room’ For Rape And Torture Of Children Huffington Post. I’ve stayed away from this story, but it doesn’t seem to be going away…and Swedish Lex thinks that Hitchens is focusing on the right issues.
Some Say Trade Numbers Don’t Deliver the Goods Wall Street Journal.
Not Necessarily the Greatest Fools Michael Panzner
Now Private Equity Jumps into the Health Care Fray: Will Cerberus Do Better with Caritas Christi than It Did with Chrysler? Health Care Renewal (hat tip reader Francois)
EU bank tax Linda Beale
Hard Pressed, Senator Dodd Gives Ground Simon Johnson. I hope his optimism is warranted.
Consequences Of Health Care: Valuations Karl Denninger (hat tip reader Scott)
Also, Corrente is hosting a chat on ECONNED on Sunday (meaning tomorrow) between 2:00 and 4:00 PM EDT. I’ll join in.
Antidote du jour. My first pets were turtles. They died on me. It was terribly upsetting, so I am fonder of turtles than I should be, no doubt out of guilt. Mammals are much easier. It’s part of the cat and dog operating system to tell their humans when they are screwing up.