Dear patient readers, over the next week I am going to be spending even more time on a story I have been pursuing ….which means regular posts may be fewer in number and a tad cursory (and my Memorial Day holiday probably won’t be much of a holiday….). Stay tuned!
Court Upholds Your Right To Cheap Fast Food Consumerist
Not So Sweet Michael Panzner
a nerve struck? Joe Costello
Déficit : Sarkozy crée une règle constitutionnelle à la française Les Echos (hat tip reader Swedish Lex)
‘100% Protected’ Isn’t as Safe as It Sounds Gretchen Morgenson, New York Times
Another Clumsy Attack on the European Social Model David Dorman
After the flood: European cities on the edge of a debt crisis Guardian (hat tip reader Swedish Lex).
Antidote du jour: Dr. Kevin sent this, with the caption, “How to tell you are Mom’s favorite”: