‘Jarhead’ bear gets out of a jam in Florida BBC (hat tip reader John M)
Quick Takes and Wrong Turns Chris Floyd
Obama: If GOP retakes Congress, they will seek to destroy Social Security Raw Story. Why do I see this as a set up for him siding with gutting it?
U.S. Home Resales Due for New Low, Citigroup Says: Chart of Day Bloomberg. We’ve noted Meredith Whitney made a call housing had further down to go….
Australia fact of the day Tyler Cowen
In This Play, One Role Is Enough Gretchen Morgenson, New York Times
Gordon Gekko Reborn Nouriel Roubini, Project Syndicate (hat tip Mark Thoma)
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