DNA Reveals That Most Europeans Are Closely Related Clusterstock
Prenda: Georgia court should ignore Wright ruling because of gay marriage ars technica (ScottS)
Dollar hits four-year high against yen Financial Times
Cries for Relief from the Hungarian Financial Crisis Jason Kilborn, Credit Slips
FBI Spiked Chechen Jihadi Investigation TruthOut (May S)
Middle East Oil Markets Contracting OilPrice
Egypt’s powerful street art packs a punch BBC (Lambert). Some are gorgeous.
Pakistan Court Decision Finds US Drone Strikes Are ‘War Crimes,’ Which Are ‘Absolutely Illegal’ Kevin Gosztola, Firedoglake (Carol B)
Stephen Hawking, transparency, Plan B and the news Glenn Greenwald
Shrinking Budget Forces Army Into New Battlefield Wall Street Journal
Bernanke, Blower of Bubbles? Paul Krugman, New York Times
The Ghetto Is Public Policy Ta-Nehisi Coates, Atlantic
Graphs of the Day: Your Economy on Austerity Jared Bernstein (readerOfTeaLeaves)
Falling Deficit Alters Debate Wall Street Journal
“The Pool” Doesn’t Exist, That Is the Real Problem Jon Walker, Firedoglake
Advocates Say N.Y. Managed-Care Plans Shun the Most Disabled Seniors New York Times (ginnie nyc)
Challenge to Dogma on Owning a Home Floyd Norris, New York Times. Finally! However, the cynic in me wonders if this is becoming a news item now to encourage us to welcome our new private equity landlords.
3-D oddly reduces Gatsby to one dimension Lynn Parramore, Reuters. I can’t watch 3-D (no binocular vision) so I hate this trend.
Alan Abelson: 1925 to 2013 Barron’s (Scott) :-(
THE FINANCIALISATION OF LABOUR Frances Coppola, Pieria (diptherio). Today’s must read.
Antidote du jour (martha r):