Researchers Grow Human Organs in Lab Wall Street Journal
Victoria’s Secret Angel Chanel Iman reveals racist attitudes from the fashion industry Daily Mail (May S). Saint Laurent, who grew up in Algeria, departed from industry norms in using a lot of black runway models.
Twenty money-saving tips from bankers and their wives eFinancial News
Mapping the Internet: A Hacker’s Secret Internet Census Der Spiegel. Lambert: “So, can Obama put this guy on the ‘disposition matrix’?”
Cyprus: A poor diagnosis, a bitter pill Financial Times. A detailed discussion of the negotiations, with emphasis on the bad assumptions within the Troika
Angela Merkel reportedly outraged over Cyprus’s behaviour Guardian. I hope she comes back as a chicken in a factory farm.
Plunderball – The new Euro banking game Golem XIV
EU rescue may tilt Cyprus from Moscow in regional power shift Reuters. Will there be anything left to shift?
‘Banco de Mattress’ looms for Cypriots John Dizard, Financial Times
How the Cyprus bank closure is crippling business on the island The Journal.ie/AFP.
Asselborn warns Germany of hurtful tone towards smaller EU nations Wort.lu, via @faisalislam: Germany’s tax haven freaks out about the Cyprus rhetoric.
Cyprus: The Operation Was a Success. Shame the Patient Died Snapshot of “progress”. Take particular note of the conclusions about the Cyprus economy post bailout.
Mossad Hacked by Sector404 & Anonymous LeakSource (Deontos)
Peter King Blabs Jordan Secret In Capture Of Bin Laden Son-In-Law Huffington Post (furzy mouse)
CIA Expands Its Role in Syria Fight Wall Street Journal
US plan calls for more scanning of private Web traffic, email Reuters. Quelle surprise!
Former Harrisburg receiver calls for swap ban, more state oversight, at national municipal finance summit Penn Live (May S). The problem is some states like Alabama are so corrupt that I doubt state oversight would help. But the flip side is a lot of municipalities lack finance competence and are sheep to be sheared.
Chase Bank’s Online Customers Stunned to See $0 Balances DailyFinance (Carol B)
America: A Nation of Permanent Freelancers and Temps Atlantic (May S)
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