Thin links tonight, yours truly is about to do a face plant.
Japan’s Booming Sex Niche: Elder Porn Time (hat tip reader May S)
Women’s Tears Dampen Men’s Sex Arousal Hormone, Scientists Say Bloomberg (hat tip reader DeusDJ)
The uncomfortable truth about mind control: Is free will simply a myth? Independent (hat tip reader May S)
The Mystery of Tom Miller’s Shifting Comments on Criminal Sanctions for Foreclosure Fraud David Dayen, FireDogLake. I’m a huge fan of Dayen’s work, but this is far too generous to Miller.
The Economics of Economists’ Ethics Annie Lowrey, Slate. Economists have ethics? That’s not rational.
The End of New Deal Liberalism William Greider, Nation (hat tip Joe Costello who sadly announced he is shutting down his blog Archein. Waaah!)
Chris Whalen on Radio Free Dylan. A 30 minute podcast of Chris Whalen and Dylan Ratigan on Bank of America.
William Astore, We’re Number One (in Self-Promotion) Tomgram (hat tip reader May S)
In which I eventually dump on Obama for appointing Bill Daley Lambert Strehter
US considers three-tier prop trading fight Financial Times
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