False toes belonging to Egyptian mummies were the world’s ‘earliest functional prosthetic body parts’ Daily Mail (hat tip reader May S)
Silly Humans Can’t Count: The 29% Effect Paul Kedrosky
Anonymous and the global correction AlJazeera (hat tip reader Ted L)
Desperately Seeking Search Ed Harrison
New Hacking Tools Pose Bigger Threats to Wi-Fi Users New York Times. Yours truly has alway preferred using an Ethernet cable whenever possible.
Shy U.S. Intellectual Created Playbook Used in a Revolution New York Times. NC readers beat the NYT! Richard Kline pointed out the Sharp/Otpor influence in Egypt a full two weeks ago.
Treasury Calls for Scrutiny of Egypt Wall Street Journal. I’d assume that horse has left the barn and is now in the next county, erm, country.
A report from Egypt Lambert Strether
China frauds that kill people John Hempton
DoD’s impending crisis a myth, critics say Federal News Radio
The Lens of the 2012 Election Kash, Angry Bear
Chairman Issa Issues Subpoena for All Countrywide VIP Docs House Committee on Oversight & Government Reform
Presidential cash stakes rise sharply Financial Times
GMAC Wins Ruling in Maine Case Over False Foreclosure Documents Bloomberg (hat tip Lisa Epstein)
MERS Ends Foreclosures in Its Own Name (hat tip Lisa Epstein)
SEC escalates probe into Freddie Mac disclosures Financial Times
JPMorgan Chase Works Overtime to Make Up for Abuse of Military Families in Foreclosure Dave Dayne, FireDogLake
Bank Regulator Pushing For Modest Settlement With Industry Over Improper Mortgage Practices Shahien Nasiripour, Huffington Post
Do No Harm Hulu (hat tip reader Mark F). On billing abuses by not for profit hospitals.
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