Sea lions’ appetite for salmon has lawmakers out for blood McClatchy (hat tip Buzz Potamkin)
Tablets to cure our smartphone sicknesses Lucy Kellaway, Financial Times
Vase owners fly to China to chase £53m buyer Independent (hat tip reader Buzz Potamkin)
Battling the Beast Alexander Cockburn, CounterPunch (hat tip reader bmeisen)
Governor of Fukushima and Mayor of Town Near Nuclear Reactors Slam Government Response to Nuclear Crisis George Washington. This is very pointed by Japanese standards.
Tsunami Video. This is the most comprehensive I’ve seen and gives a real sense of its scale and force.
38-meter-high tsunami triggered by March 11 quake: survey Kyodo News (hat tip Richard Smith)
German Banks Are Critical of Tough Standards for Stress Tests New York Times (hat tip Richard Smith)
2012: President Obama to Tell Supporters Monday That It’s On ABC. Another reminder that I need to emigrate.
The Truth, Still Inconvenient Paul Krugman, New York Times
Regulating the Shadow Banking System Perry Mehrling, INET
Retirement in the Liquidity Trap Tim Duy
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