Mouse heart ‘re-grows when cut’, study shows BBC. This is no doubt useful, but who dreams up these experiments?
WikiLeaks now selling merchandise TechBlorge. A reminder that a NC t-shirt is long overdue…but a site facelift probably comes first.
Libya: Gaddafi’s billions to be seized by Britain Telegraph (hat tip reader furzy mouse). Hhhm. He must not have gotten the money into the offshore part of British banking. If you do it correctly, it is apparently not traceable. Gaddafi seems to be very much in denial about the idea that he could be ousted.
‘The Revolution Is Not Yet Over’ New York Review of Books
“Shame, Shame!”: Dems Protest As GOP Rams Through Vote on Walker’s Bill AlterNet (hat tip reader furzy mouse). If the Dems in the Senate had any thought of returning soon, this should give them pause, big time.
Silicon Valley hubris watch, Mary Meeker edition Felix Salmon
Tennessee bill would jail Shariah followers The Tennessean (hat tip reader furzy mouse)
Transmission Channels Sarah Woo, Credit Slips
Corporate Profits Soaring Thanks to Record Unemployment Economic Populist
Retail Sales have not Recovered Normalized to Population John Lounsbury, Credit Writedowns
Oil price spikes set grim precedents Financial Times
Geithner’s Gamble Simon Johnson, Project Syndicate
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