Drunk Swedish elk found in apple tree near Gothenburg BBC l (hat tip reader Jim Haywood and Buzz Potamkin)
Abandoned for two weeks, starving dogs eat owner Reuters (hat tip Buzz Potamkin)
Monsanto Denies Superinsect Science Mother Jones (hat tip reader Francois T)
U.S. measures to reduce teenage smoking deemed WTO violation (hat tip reader Externality)
Copyright Troll Righthaven Goes on Life Support Wired (hat tip Greg G)
Insight: China’s war on terror widens Xinjiang’s ethnic divide Reuters (hat tip Matt BH)
Two Questions at the Heart of Bin Laden’s Jihad Lawrence Wright, Bloomberg (hat tip reader Paul S)
Let’s Cancel 9/11 Tom Engelhardt (hat tip reader Andrew K). My sentiments exactly.
Shorter Obama Jobs Speech Michael Froomkin
Obama package a palliative, not a cure Financial Times
Florida Appeals Court Rules Banks Must Follow Rules Abigail Field
In Disputed Fannie and Freddie Mortgage Deals Evidence of ‘Robo-Signing’ Time (hat tip reader Deontos
Amazon reaches deal over online sales tax in California McClatchy (hat tip Buzz Potamkin)
Correlation of US stocks highest since 1987 crash Financial Times (hat tip Joe Costello)
Banks May Fight Banks as Mortgage Investors Try for Class Status Bloomberg (hat tip Buzz Potamkin). This is really important, both that banks are suing and that some cases are getting class certification.