Bill Cunningham | Seasoned New York Times (lambert). I’m much more taken with the narrator and the shots of the parks than with the fashion.
Researchers develop DNA GPS tool to accurately trace geographical ancestry Gizmag. Despite the how impressive an accomplishment this is, it still gives me the creeps. It will induce some people to get DNA tests, and I’m not at all keen about having that in a private database, since we all know there is no such thing as privacy any more.
Crunching the Numbers to Find the Best Airfare New York Times
Terminal neglect? How some hospices decline to treat the dying Washington Post :-(
A New Take On Sustainable Aquaculture Resilient Communities (Chuck L)
The Eurozone: out of the ashes? Simon Wren-Lewis
Palestine: U.S. Negotiator Asks For Third Intifada Moon of Alabama
Europe’s Precarious New Normal Project Syndicate. Propaganda warning.
NATO’s soft war on Russia Asia Times
Big Brother is Watching You Watch
Word of the Day: Capitulation CounterPunch
Why Silver Health Insurance Plans Are the Most Popular Jon Walker, Firedoglake
America’s “Immaculate Conception” Theory of War Crimes George Washington
Condi Rice cancels Rutgers speech after Iraq War protest Christian Science Monitor
Harvard and Princeton among 55 schools facing Title IX investigation Guardian. My take was this investigation was not serious if Harvard was not included; there have been previous complaints by women about Harvard refusing to investigate sexual assault cases.
Guillotine Revival Movement Gains Momentum American Prospect
The 9 Basics Of American Commerce That Everyone Should Know Business Insider
Shocking US jobs data impugns recovery, Fed tapering Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, Telegraph
At Bank of America, a $4 Billion Wet Blanket on the Party New York Times
Student-loan collection Consumer Law & Policy
I am Approved for a Payday Loan Peter Foohey, Credit Slips
Loans That Avoid Banks? Maybe Not New York Times
Capitalism and its discontents David Kaiser
The mainstream economics curriculum needs an overhaul VoxEU. How about “mainstream economics needs an overhaul”?
The New American System Jim Manzi, National Affairs
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