Witch Hunt Against Polar Bear Scientists Takes New Twist – 2nd Scientist Asked to Take Lie Detector Test Edward Teller, FireDogLake
The next front in the abortion wars: Birth control Salon (hat tip reader Aquifer)
New Developments in Direct TV vs. Fox Might Cost UFC Fans Bloody Elbow
Another Eurozone Country Bites The Dust Testosterone Pit (hat tip reader Carol B)
Video: The Euro Bailout Explained Ed Harrison
With Gadhafi Gone, Many Libyans Want Confiscated Property Back, Some at Gunpoint Washington Post (hat tip reader 1SK)
Qantas Fleet Grounded for Second Day New York Times
The Solipsists at Obama for America David Atkins, Hullabaloo. Per reader Carol B:
Atkins doesn’t get that Obama isn’t a Democrat or a Republican: he’s just for himself. The Democrat “thing” was a Chicago political necessity.
Kirby: Beware: Romney’s flat tax no different than Mormon tithing Salt Lake Tribune (hat tip reader Buba R)
Perry’s Flat Tax and other “bold reform” ideas in context of the richer 1% Linda Beale, Angry Bear (hat tip reader Aquifer)
400% Rise in Anti-Depressant Pill Use: Americans Are Disempowered — Can the OWS Uprising Shake Us Out of Our Depression? Alternet (hat tip reader Aquifer). Hhm, this is really quite a conceit….
Denver Police Move Into Protest Encampment Associated Press
Occupy Oakland Protestors Square Off With Police ABC (hat tip reader Deontos)
Oakland has become epicenter of Occupy movement Mercury News (hat tip reader Deontos)
Occupy Oakland Solidarity in Egypt Boing Boing (hat tip reader Deontos)
How the 99 Percent Really Lost Out – in Far Greater Ways Than the Occupy Protesters Imagine Truthout (hat tip reader Aquifer)
Meet the 0.01 Percent: War Profiteers Alternet (hat tip reader furzy mouse)
Exclusive: Cover-up at St Paul’s Independent (hat tip reader Stevie B)
Did You Hear the One About the Bankers? Thomas Friedman, New York Times. I quibble with Friedman over his comparison of Citi and Goldman. Goldman is simply more careful about legal liability. That does not make their intent any better.
MOVE YOUR MONEY – Bank Of America Branch Manager Begs Customer Not To Close Accounts Daily Bail (hat tip reader 1SK). You must read the conversation with the branch manager.
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