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Fatty Foods Addictive as Cocaine in Growing Body of Science Bloomberg. I have members of my family who will attest to that. Now the question is whether there is a memo somewhere like the ones that were unearthed in the tobacco trials, where the manufacturers were clear that they were making a nicotine delivery system.
Iran has nuclear explosive testing facility Financial Times
To Euro or not to Euro? Greek Economists for Reform.com
Joseph Stiglitz on Iceland’s Crisis and Recovery Ed Harrison
What is Happening in Italy Robert, Angry Bear (hat tip reader Aquifer)
The Denials That Trapped Greece New York Times
Ohio voters look set to dump Republicans’ anti-union law Los Angeles Times
Open Forum speeches mathbabe. Interesting to see how speeches at the General Assembly wind up a bit poetry when you format it in the way you have to present it to use the open mike (and the extreme streamlining the open mike demands). Andrew here is our Andrew Dittmer.
It’s not how rich we are, it’s how equal we are. Angry Bear (hat tip reader Aquifer)
CA AG Harris Attacks FHFA’s DeMarco on Principal Reductions Dave Dayen, FireDogLake
Wanted: Worldly Philosophers New York Times. I don’t agree with the interpretation of the Keynes “dentistry” quote, BTW.
What a piece of work is a man MacroBusiness (hat tip reader Aquifer)
Antidote du jour: Readers went a bit nuts over a picture of a cute puppy last week, and Don P. thought he’d help by sending this shot of his boy Bailey: