Huffington is right to take the cash John Gapper, Financial Times. Gapper begs to differ with Felix Salmon.
Security Firms Pitching Bank of America on WikiLeaks Response Proposed Targeting Glenn Greenwald Marcy Wheeler. You MUST read this.
Live from Cairo (18) Lambert Strether. Amazing how US coverage has fallen off, or maybe not.
WikiLeaks cables: Saudi Arabia cannot pump enough oil to keep a lid on prices Guardian (hat tip Joe Costello)
Why Aren’t You Saving Money? Room for Debate, New York Times. Mike Konczal and Amar Bhide are among the participants.
Discover The Network Out To Crush Our Public Workers Dave Johnson. It’s worth seeing how hard this meme is being pushed
Troops Battling Banks Dylan Ratigan. Has the juiciest clips from the Congressional hearings. See banks accused of homicide.
Morgan Stanley’s Liquidity Pool Economics of Contempt (hat tip Richard Smith). EoC correct the FCIC analysis.
Audit Notes: Toxic Assets, Foreclosure Mills, SEC (Finally) Looking at CDOs Ryan Chittum, Columbia Journalism Review
Foreclosure case could have big impact Hernando Today
US delays sale of $20bn AIG stock until May Financial Times
Watchdog says IMF missed crisis risks Financial Times. So why don’t we have any post mortem along the same lines for the Fed and Treasury? (Yes, this is a rhetorical question..)
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