Cat Saves Owner’s Life Just Hours After Being Adopted Huffington Post (hat tip reader Francois T)
Homeland Analysts Told to Monitor Policy Debates in Social Media New York Times (hat tip reader scraping by). Big Brother is indeed watching you! But the monitoring looks to be so broad as to simply create a lot of false positives.
Selecting a Seatmate for Friendlier Flying New York Times. OMG, another scheme to get people to put even more of their lives on view! All I want on a flight next to me is someone who leaves me alone and is not so fat that they spill into my space.
Apple yields to governance reform call Financial Times
Senseless Chinese capital expenditure: Trina Solar edition John Hempton. China indicator.
Canadian bubble trouble MacroBusiness
So, what would your plan for Greece be? Crooked Timber. Deus ex Macchiato tells us this is better known as Dungeons and Draghi.
Europe’s credit crunch is still to come MacroBusiness
Bretton Woods uncovered (a scoop, of sorts) Jeremy Warner, Telegraph
Affordable Care Act’s Popularity Continues to Decline Jon Walker, Firedoglake
Romney’s Favorable Numbers Tanking Jon Walker, Firedoglake
Holder Defends Efforts to Fight Financial Fraud New York Times. Have your barf bag handy.
Pension gap spells trouble for muni bonds Gillian Tett, Financial Times (hat tip reader Scott)
Tinseltown, Ghost Town New York Times (hat tip reader Balaji)
Gross Rebuts Cooperman on Treasuries Bloomberg. Dueling meal ticket defenses!
FDIC Lawsuits Yielded Big Penalties, But Bankers Haven’t Paid Up Reuters (hat tip Lisa Epstein)
The Divide Between Banking and Bankruptcy New York Times. OMG, for once Bryan Marsal and yours truly agree on something.
Big Banks Squeeze Billions in Profits from Public Budgets SEIU. Today’s must read.
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