Natural gas won’t save us from global warming, study confirms Washington Post
Why this tiny Italian restaurant gives a discount for bad Yelp reviews ars techinca. Chuck L: “Hilariously creative push-back.”
Bug in Bash shell creates big security hole on anything with *nix in it ars technica (Richard Smith)
Authors to call for Amazon antitrust inquiry Financial Times. Notice the Overton Window policing. Antitrust expert Barry Lynn is described as “Barry Lynn, a senior fellow at the New America Foundation, a left-leaning think-tank…” I’ve never seen the pink paper depict Cato, the American Enterprise Institute, the Hudson Foundation or the Peterson Institute as “right-leaning”.
Japan trade minister: No progress with U.S. in TPP trade talks Reuters. The Japanese are NEVER this direct. This is tantamount to a rebuke.
TPP Talks Dead In The Water, BMO’s Doug Porter Says Huffington Post
Bank of Japan dives into sharemarket to help economy Sydney Morning Herald (EM)
China Uncovers More Than $10 Billion in Fraudulent Trade-Financing Deals Wall Street Journal (Richard Smith)
Human History: China vs. Europe Global Economic Intersection
Russian air incursions rattle Baltic states Financial Times
Obama Tells UN General Assembly ‘The Cause Of Empire Leads To The Graveyard’
WaPo Propaganda vs. McClatchy Journalism Moon of Alabama
The Khorasans: As Fake As the Kardashians George Washington
Big Brother is Watching You Watch
Everyone agrees that NSA reform legislation is needed. So why hasn’t it happened? Vox. Um, “everyone” does not include the people who have a real say.
When your genetic information is held against you Cathy O’Neil
Maine Department of Environmental Protection denies proposal for Argyle landfill Bangor Daily News. Lambert was involved in this fight.
Jeffco students walk out of 5 high schools in school board protest Denver Post. Revolt v. changes planned by right wing majority.
Chief of $2 trillion investment firm decided to quit after 10-year-old daughter presented him with list of 22 milestones in her life that he had missed DailyMail (Chuck L). The timing of this story (appearing now) suggests that this is not the operative truth.
Radical Ideas for Radical Times Counterpunch
Hong Kong’s Mega-Rich Kowtow in Beijing Asia Sentinel
Student homelessness hits another record CNN (Lynn S)
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