Outside Edge: Barking about the dogs of war Jurek Martin, Financial Times
Ignoring Science, Obama Ends Protection for Gray Wolf Rolling Stone (hat tip reader Emiliano Z)
Scientists afflict computers with schizophrenia to better understand the human brain Science Daily (hat tip reader furzy mouse). This is a little too close to creating SkyNet for my taste.
Prostate Exam Deaths From Superbugs Spur Cancer-Test Inquiry Bloomberg (hat tip reader Sock Puppet)
Google execs, tech experts focus on future of Postal Service Washington Post (hat tip reader furzy mouse)
A Volcano of Lies Alexdander Cockburn, CounterPunch (hat tip reader May S). I also thought the dress was overrated.
Al-Qaeda warns US of ‘curse’ Financial Times
Ministers Meet to Study Fixes on Greek Debt New York Times
Here’s How Much German Banks Are on the Hook To The Periphery For Ed Harrison. Note the exposure numbers for Greece are lower than for other periphery countries, but the expected loss levels are a lot higher.
Ways of Treading Water I: Eupdate Portugal Anna Gelpern, Credit Slips
Could Sarrazin Be Right about Integration in Germany? Der Spiegel (hat tip reader Paul S)
The illusion of bank capital Raihan Zamil VoxEU
The Fateful Choice Middle East Research and Information Project (hat tip reader Thomas R). Today’s must read.
Antidote du jour: