Apologies for thin links. I’m on Melissa Harris-Perry’s MSNBC show at around 11:30 on Saturday, which entails some prep and turning in earlier than usual. I’ll catch up in tomorrow’s links.
Cockroaches quickly lose sweet tooth to survive R&D Magazine (furzy mouse)
Whey Too Much: Greek Yogurt’s Dark Side Modern Farmer (Carol B)
Physicists Create Quantum Link Between Photons That Don’t Exist at the Same Time Science Now (furzy mouse)
Weinstein’s theory of everything is probably nothing New Scientist (Lambert). Countering an enthusiast link from yesterday
Veteran fears ‘beginning of the end’ for Japan as bond market buckles Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, Telegraph
Fracking could ruin German beer industry, brewers tell Angela Merkel Telegraph (Lambert)
Stay Out of Syria! New York Review of Books. This looks to be an example of what I call leading edge conventional wisdom.
America’s Wars, Ranked Gawker. The shortcoming of this list is that it does not include America’s undeclared wars. Can readers point to a good tally?
Has Obama tightened US drone strike policy, or not? Christian Science Monitor
Apologia pro dronis suis Michael Smith (Carol B)
The future impact of US defense spending Cardiff Garcia, FT Alphaville
Falling inflation complicates the Fed’s QE exit plan Gavyn Davies, Financial Times
The Resurrection of Ben Bernanke Counterpunch (Chuck L)
Bet against Treasuries at your own risk Financial Times
Cooper Union: Secret Transcript of Board of Trustee Meeting Reveals Talk of Shut Down Village Voice (Lambert)
Anthony Weiner’s mayoral site features the Pittsburgh skyline Capital New York (Chuck L)
Alabama cities lead list of porn-loving religious places, poll says Alabama.com (Chuck L)
Does Apple’s Cook Cook the (U.S. tax) Books? Linda Beale
Internal Wall Street pitchbook shows that you, the clients, are suckers Daily Kos (Carol B). Quelle surprise!
America’s Top Colleges Have A Rich-Kid Problem Clusterstock
Antidote du jour (martha r):