Hemingway, Hounded by the Feds New York Times
Ruptured Pipeline Spills Oil Into Yellowstone River New York Times
Shale Gas: Not a ‘Game Changer’ After All Scitizen (hat tip reader Crocodile Chuck)
China’s Diesel Smile Gregor (hat tip reader Crocodile Chuck)
Al Qaeda hit by credit crunch: Bin Laden emails reveal terror group is running out of cash Daily Mail (hat tip reader May S)
Strauss-Kahn Case Adds to Doubts on Prosecutor New York Times. It’s hard to fill Morgenthau’s shoes, but Vance seems to be blowing it.
Segregation in the land of limousine liberalism Salon
Imagine a MoveOn That Doesn’t Answer to Democrats David Swanson
Barack Herbert Hoover Obama Paul Krugman
Earth to Democrats: It’s Not Just the Tea-GOP Trying to Tank the Economy. Obama Believes Their Argument FireDogLake. Further confirmation of the Manchurian Candidate thesis.
The Swindler and the Home Loans Gretchen Morgenson, New York Times. This could be an important case, in that it would do a wee bit to roll back the 20+ year trend to let accessories to financial crimes off the hook.
Antidote du jour (hat tip reader Crocodile Chuck):