The Sleepless Elite Wall Street Journal. Sleeping is one of my favorite forms of recreation, but needing it in copious quantities does put one at a serious competitive disadvantage.
Housing finance shocker MacroBusiness
Nitrogen Injection Planned at Reactor Wall Street Journal
Portugal on verge of bailout Ed Harrison
IMF gives ground on capital controls Financial Times
You Thought the Koch Brothers Were Bad? Turns Out They’re Even Worse Than You Thought AlterNet (hat tip furzy mouse)
UK to Pressure US on Treatment of British Citizen Bradley Manning Michael Whitney, FireDogLake
The impotence of the loyal partisan voter Glenn Greenwald
Moment of Blather James Kwak
Ryan’s Budget Plan Is Ridiculous, But It Could Shift the Debate Dave Dayen, FireDogLake. Why don’t we elect a horse so there’s no pretense as to what is really going on?
A Triangle Shirtwaist-Like Disaster, Buried By the U.S. Press Columbia Journalism Review
More Hawkish Rhetoric Tim Duy
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