Man rescued off Isle of Sheppey after sailing blunder BBC. Reader John M deems this to be a Darwin award honorable mention.
Gamble Sours for Many Kentucky Horse Breeders New York Times. Another “this is a recovery?” datapoint.
Cornell Study: Juries Convict Attractive People Less Often Cornell Daily Sun (hat tip reader John D)
Robots In Space h+ (hat tip reader Sugar Hush)
Did Josh Birnbaum Make a Slip? Did the Senators Catch It? Bruce Krasting
Volcano crisis cost airlines more than £2bn Independent
SEC Probes ‘Side Pocket’ Arrangements Wall Street Journal
Why cautious reform is the risky option Martin Wolf, Financial Times
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