Dell locates source of cat pee smell in laptops after four months ars technica (Carol B)
กลียุค — Thailand’s Era of Insanity ZenJournalist (Lambert)
Why Zimbardo’s Prison Experiment Isn’t in My Textbook Psychology Today
Blackstone and Goldman Come to Spain’s Rescue, Sort Of Bloomberg (furzy mouse)
Finland’s gold and central bank manipulation Futures Magazine
Macro Alert: Europe heads towards disinflation Trading Floor
Congress versus Obama on Iran Asia Times
“Disorder” In And “Saving” Iraq Moon of Alabama
Racism, Occupier and the Occupied – Blumenthal Pt5 Real News Network
Big Brother is Watching You Watch:
No Morsel Too Minuscule for All-Consuming N.S.A. New York Times. Lambert warns that this is prolix and has little in the way of news. Is that due to New York Times self-censorship?
HealthCare.gov: How a start-up failed to launch Washington Post
Obamacare Birth Control Mandate Ruled Unconstitutional Bloomberg. Huh? It’s freedom of religion to impose your beliefs on other through insurance plans? By the same logic, I shouldn’t be able to work on Saturday because it offends Jews and Muslims and on Sundays because it offends conservative Christians.
GOP ‘extremist movement’ prompts NC candidate to switch to Democrat Charlotte News Observer
Wisconsin Transparency Force Corrente
First evidence of invasive Asian carp reproducing in Great Lakes ars technica (Carol B) :-(
The FBI’s Bitcoin address Aljazeera (furzy mouse)
You Can Go To Jail For An Overdue Library Book Consumerist
Who Supports SNAP Cuts? Menzie Chinn, Econbrowser
What Was Inside that Red Pickup Truck? Dan Kervick, New Economic Perspectives
Waking Up at the Walmart, Flagstaff, AZ Nolan Conway (Lambert)
Attention Must Be Paid: Loving Petey Arthur Silber
Antidote du jour. Furzy mouse says the dog is a Tibetan mastiff.