Frustrations of the Heterodox Paul Krugman, Times. “What happened instead was a failure of real-world observation — failure to notice the rising importance of shadow banking.” So that’s alright, then. And another man’s doxy.
Lessons from a rock-star economist FT. The Piketty moment continues.
The Sharing Economy Isn’t About Trust, It’s About Desperation New York. Again, renting your stuff isn’t sharing. It’s renting.
Stop Sacrificing Sherpas The Editors, Bloomberg. How about Walmart workers?
What’s behind these fracturing countries? Stalled economies Globe and Mail
Kerry Lies, Repeats Debunked State Department Claim Moon of Alabama. Fakery as bad as Bush’s WMDs; worse, if you remember Russia actually has WMDs.
Military tension builds in Ukraine McClatchy
Exclusive: Putin Halts All Talks With White House Daily Beast. Kerry: “I’ve had 6 conversations with Lavrov in the last few weeks. The last one was Kafka-esque… It was bizarre.” Uh thanks that was great.
NetMundial Smári McCarthy
I’m Shocked, Shocked! Baseline Scenario. Flexians in the FCC and cable.
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
John Oliver to Interview Former NSA Director in HBO Debut Hollywood Reporter. Comedy tonight!
Passover Greetings from the Editor The Intercept. #JustSaying.
WATCH: Hillary Clinton Blasts Edward Snowden for Fleeing to Russia and China Mother Jones. Liz?
2016: A Bush-Clinton rematch? CNN. The horse race makes me want to claw out my eyeballs.
Who Will Win The Senate? Times. Memo to Nate: Nobody’s essential.
House to reconsider failed ObamaCare fix The Hill.
Democrats race to embrace Obamacare in Pennsylvania primary Politico. Harris Wofford.
25 Dead Cats Found Hanging in Yonkers Trees Times. Yikes.
Sabotage (Former U.S. Government Secret Manual) Another Word For It
Decision accuracy in complex environments is often maximized by small group sizes (abstract) Proceedings of the Royal Society B
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