Buying Property in London: The 10th Circle of Hell The Banker’s Umbrella (RS)
401k balances rise with record gains on Wall Street WaPo. So if you can time the market and your retirement, you’re doing great!
Pipe dreams of bank payment methods become reality FT. “Every bank you speak to wants to be Amazon.” Crime pays better. Banks should stick to their knitting.
America’s dumb elites risk fomenting a revolution Reuters. They’re not so dumb. They have people for that: Democrats.
The real primary fight of 2016 (and it’s not an alternative to Hillary) Daily Kos (Bob). Warrenista beat-down from Lord Kos.
The middle class’s missing $1.6 trillion Reuters (CM). Even today, a trillion is a lot of money.
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
Who Should Store NSA Surveillance Data Bruce Schneir
LAPD Travels To Israel, Falls In Love With Drones And Mass Surveillance Dispatches from the Underclass (CB)
Terrorists, infrastructure porn and our fragile energy systems High Country News
Missouri gun murders ‘rose after law repeal’ BBC. Probably more loud kids.
Tips For New Obamacare Coverage: Stay In Network, Avoid Out-Of-Pocket Costs Kaiser Health News. Each “tip” is a tax on your time to prop up a system that should no longer exist.
Venezuela Under Attack Again Counterpunch (DT). You know the drill.
Bulgaria: Leaks Shed Light on Use of Internet ‘Trolls’ Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project
Thailand: 3 dead, dozens injured in Bangkok clashes Asian Correspondent
The New Nature of Maps BookBlog
Signal of neutrino dark matter Resonaances
Nothing Left, the great Adolf Reed, Harpers print edition, which you should consider supporting, by buying it.
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