Ban Elsevier Azimuth (Chuck L)
Scanning for Alzheimer’s Disease Has Benefits, But They’re Not What You Think Patient Safety Blog
HIV Returns In Men Who Showed Signs Of ‘Cure’ Huffington Post (Carol B) :-(
Patent troll bill clears House with huge majority InfoWorld (furzy mouse)
The Mandela Years in Power Counterpunch (Massina). Get a cup of coffee. Long but extremely informative.
Conservatives Struggle with Mandela Tributes American Prospect
Humans left with no-one to impress Daily Mash
Mandela’s long walk is not yet over Financial Times
What The Hell Just Happened In Córdoba? Testosterone Pit (Chuck L). Expect this sort of story to become more common….
Worst is over for the EU? Not so fast Joseph Stiglitz, Guardian
France fights back against German ‘Sick Man of Europe’ Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, Telegraph
Big Brother is Watching You Watch
High-tech tools let FBI track suspects online Washington Post
HOW TO TELL WHEN THE N.S.A. IS LYING New Yorker. You mean it’s not lying all the time?
State exchanges hit data snags Politico
Book-Cooking Bank Gets to Keep Cooked Books Jonathan Weil (furzy mouse). More alternative universe-becomes-normal news.
The Interoil-Total deal John Hempton
Bitcoin Value in Real Time (Aby Normal). A crash today!
Enormous Discrepancy Between Jobs and Employment Continues Michael Shedlock. Not sure re the Obamacare charge since correlation is not causation but the trend is worth noting.
Strong Jobs Report Could Mean Bad News For Unemployment Benefits Huffington Post. Carol B: “Strong?”
Pushed Out of a Job Early New York Times
US corporate spreads lowest in 6 years Walter Kurtz
LA sues Wells Fargo, Citigroup over foreclosures Associated Press
Giving Credit for the Volcker Rule New York Times
How to commit fraud and get away with it: A Guide for CEOs macroresilience (Richard Smith)
Antidote du jour (furzy mouse):