WATCH: Angry Turkey Chases After Truck NBC Philadelphia (Carol B)
Daily Meme: Your One-Stop Guide to Ruining Thanksgiving American Prospect
Are Alzheimer’s and diabetes the same disease? New Scientist
Gene mutation for excessive alcohol drinking found Science Daily (Chuck L)
Scientists see unreported fish traps from space Christian Science Monitor (furzy mouse)
Italian company to sell portable cold fusion plant deliverable next year PhysOrg (Chuck L). Paging Richard Smith….
New Energy Conversion Principle May Double Efficiency of Today’s Engines ScienceDaily. Chuck L wonders if this is more cold fusion..
Monsanto, the TPP, and Global Food Dominance Ellen Brown, OpEd News
Activist Malpractice Counterpunch (Chuck L)
Anonymous Assurances Bring No Comfort to WikiLeaks’ Assange Common Dreams (furzy mouse)
China has thrown down a gauntlet to America Financial Times
Protests force Thailand to lower interest rate ThaiVisa (furzy mouse)
Damming the Mekong The Diplomat (Lambert)
Merkel is not leading a government for the future Financial Times
UK pulls mortgage support as bubble grows MacroBusiness
Big Brother is Watching You Watch:
Ire in Canada Over Report of N.S.A. Spying New York Times
Stop the Metaphor Madness National Journal
Health care sharing ministry members share their experiences The Self-Pay Patient (martha r)
Nervous White House eyes website relaunch Financial Times
What is an Obamacare consumer story, anyway? Trudy Lieberman, Columbia Journalism Review. Aargh, that pervasive “consumer” rather than “patient” label.
Is Obamacare on the rebound? Media turn to positive stories. (+video) Christian Science Monitor (furzy mouse). Of course, a headline like this naturally evokes “dead cat bounce”.
MMT for Toddlers Stephanie Kelton, New Economic Perspectives
Gap’s Ad With Sikh Model Waris Ahluwalia Defaced With Racist Graffiti, Drawing Incredible Response From Company Huffington Post (Doug Smith)
Building a Museum: Report from Down East Atlantic (Lambert)
Pizza Hut Employee Fired For Defending Thanksgiving Offered Job Back DSWright, Firedoglake (Chuck L)
The Bitcoin bubble Economist
Shake ‘Em Up at Harvard Law School Day Ralph Nader, Counterpunch (Chuck L)
Keeping Secrets: Pierre Omidyar, Glenn Greenwald and the privatization of Snowden’s leaks PandoDaily (Mark Ames)
Christmas Time on Wall Street Mike Whitney, Counterpunch (Carol B)
Too Much Money Chasing The Wrong Returns Ian Welsh (Carol B)
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