GestureTek Turns You into the Controller h+ (hat tip Sugar Hush). Hhm, did Minority Report have a demo?
Obese, gluttonous, and cannibalistic is no way to go through life, son Discover Magazine
Which country is the smuggest of them all? Edmund Conway, Telegraph
ECB reveals €16.5bn bond purchases Financial Times
Three Reasons a GOP Landslide Won’t Happen Paul Waldman, The American Prospect. This is not consistent with what I hear from pollsters I trust…so reach your own conclusion.
It Isn’t Always a Liquidity Problem EconomPic Data
Disaster Plans Lacking at Deep Rigs Wall Street Journal Quelle surprise!
12 ways to cash in on the ‘collapse of Eaarth‘ MarketWatch. Easier to take wagers than do something about it.
Parents as Unemployment Insurance Mark Thoma
JPMorgan’s Dimon Tells Graduates ‘Do the Right Thing’: Video Bloomberg. Do not watch if you have eaten recently.
What’s Up With Goldman Sachs? Barry Ritholtz (hat tip reader John M)
Consumer spending trend is a shaky foundation for economic recovery Los Angeles Times (hat tip reader Doug S)
Europe’s Debt Crisis Casts a Shadow Over China New York Times
Germany’s paranoia about the ECB and hyperinflation Eurointelligence
“Dark pools”: The menace of rising opacity in financial markets Venkatachalam Shunmugam, VoxEU
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