Antibiotic Resistance Spreads Rapidly Between Bacteria ScienceDaily (hat tip reader furzy mouse)
A single source for clean water and fuel New Scientist (hat tip reader Francois T)
Anybots Has An Army of Telepresence Robots Ready to Send Your Way! Singularity Hub (hat tip reader furzy mouse)
Huffington Post Is Target of Suit on Behalf of Bloggers New York Times
Did Sarah Palin Carry Out the Biggest Hoax in American Political History? Gawker. I do recall reading about this theory and regarded it as credible at the time.
Obama’s “bad negotiating” is actually shrewd negotiating Glenn Greenwald (hat tip reader Salviati)
House Progressives: End The Wars, Save The Economy TPM (hat tip reader furzy mouse)
Tax Me, I’m Rich, Says Deep-Pocketed Group CommonDreams (hat tip reader furzy mouse)
The Real Housewives of Wall Street Matt Taibbi, Rolling Stone. We (and others) predicted TALF would be abused. But the degree of feeding at the trough is stunning nevertheless.
Report: Wall Street execs warn Boehner on debt ceiling brinksmanship Daily Kos (hat tip reader furzy mouse)
The Citigroup Rule Economics of Contempt
INSIDE GEORGE SOROS’S “MONSTROUS MONKEY HOUSE” John Cassidy, New Yorker
CMBS issuance update and the B-piece buyer problem FT Alphaville (hat tip Richard Smith)
Why Did U.S. Branches of Foreign Banks Borrow at the Discount Window during the Crisis? Federal Reserve Bank of New York (hat tip Richard Smith)
Senate panel slams Goldman in scathing crisis report Reuters. More on this later today. I’ve read a big chunk of the report, but even though there is some good detail, so far it does not open any new frontiers.
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