Reindeer Eyes Change Color in Wintertime Wunderground (Lambert). But not their noses!
Asteroid with 6 comet tails puzzles astronomers CBC and ‘Weird’ OBJECT moving by its own JETS seen beyond Mars orbit by Hubble Register. Lambert: “To serve man…”
New browser knows when you are drunk Daily Mash
The Withering of Big Pharma? Counterpunch (Carol B)
Bloomberg News Is Said to Curb Articles That Might Anger China New York Times
Emerging markets jitters are back Walter Kurtz
France’s ‘AA’ Hollande pays price for kowtowing to EMU deflation madness Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, Telegraph
Right Wing’s Surge in Europe Rattles the Establishment New York Times. Why are they surprised? That’s exactly what you expect to happen with austerity.
Rickets Making Comeback In The UK, Doctors Say Huffington Post (Carol B)
Israeli leader: Possible U.S.-Iran deal on nuclear program ‘is a very bad idea’ Washington Post. What did you expect them to say?
Big Brother is Watching You Watch
On the NSA, the media may tilt right Columbia Journalism Review concurs (Chuck L)
Intelligence rebuff gives Obama a dilemma Financial Times
Heidi Boghosian on Spying and Civil Liberties Bill Moyers
Tech director behind Obamacare site launch to leave government service Daily Dot (Richard Smith)
Illinois Obamacare enrollment in ‘hundreds,’ state official says Chicago Tribune
Obama Considers Administrative Fix To Health Care Law Huffington Post. Not gonna happen. “Administrative fix” requires Congressional approval. Does Obama really think the public is going to be sympathetic when the Republicans refuse to bail Obama out of the mess he created?
Two admirals face probe in Navy bribery scheme Washington Post
Insurers sue over Detroit bond plan Financial Times
The GIGO jobs report Felix Salmon
US government sector is keeping unemployment high Bill Mitchell
Boeing says options open as workers protest 777X offer Reuters. Lambert: “Time to decide never to fly on new Boeing planes. That workforce is not fungible.”
State House for Sale: Big businesses pay off in jobs, political contributions The State (South Carolina). Lambert: “Flip side of Boeing story.”
Dozens arrested in Walmart protest Guardian
Chicago Lawyer Offering Grad Students $1,000 To Go Into Literally Anything Else But Law School Huffington Post (Carol B)
Make Debt Buyers Disclose Forward Flow Agreements American Banker. Geeky, but an idea of how to handle disputes with debt collectors from a consumer advocate.
The Frontiers of Mortgage Servicing, Part I Katie Porter, Credit Slips
Alan Greenspan still doesn’t get it. #OWS Cathy O’Neil (Chuck L). True enough, but Cathy misses that Greenspan’s role has always been to protect the financial services industry, and with them, their chief cheerleaders, economists.
Steven Cohen can’t make his Mommy’s Monkey Jump Greg Palast. Terrible headline for some new allegations….
Lew Said to Warn Banks of Tough Volcker Rule in Meetings Bloomberg. I’ll believe it when I see it.
The Fed’s Bubble Solution. MacroMan (Scott)
Require Jamie Dimon, Lloyd Blankfein, and John Stumpf to personally assist in the Fukushima clean-up. White House. Please sign diptherio’s petition! Tell your friends, tweet it, and put it on Facebook.
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