Apologies for the lack of substantive posts. Am traveling.
Can otters smell underwater? Telegraph
NHTSA’s Complaint Database Leaks Private Information Like A Sieve The Truth About Cars
Gulf Oil Spill (PHOTOS): Animals In Peril Huffington Post (hat tip reader Francois T). An edited version of this series, with comments from the photographer, is at the New York Times (hat tip Glenn Stehle)
Fed cuts Tishman Speyer a break Crains New York
Reporters Dispute Israeli Account of Raid New York Times (hat tip Gonzalo Lira)
Israeli fears rise over deeper isolation Financial Times
Chinese “Miracle”? No – Just A Scam Karl Denninger (hat tip reader Scott)
Drop in Home Sales in Wake of Tax Credit Tops Forecasts Wall Street Journal
Greece’s plan B needs decision on bonds John Dizard. Makes some observations I have not seen elsewhere.
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