Cape Cod Mystery: A Surge of Stranded Turtles New York Times
Time capsule buried by Paul Revere, Samuel Adams sees light of day Christian Science Monitor (furzy mouse)
Beads Found In Ancient Danish Graves Match Glass Made For King Tut io9 (furzy mouse)
A New Physics Theory of Life Quanta
Delhi Cops May Get a Squadron of Night-Vision Spy Drones Wired (martha r)
Middle-class sexism: who cares? Financial Times
Greek Reminder Of Sovereign-Bank Doom Loop WSJ Moneybeat
Uruguay Takes on London Bankers, Marlboro Mad Men and the TPP Truthout (fury mouse)
Weak Ruble Keeps Russians at Home Wall Street Journal
Russian Recoil Hits Oil WSJ Marketbeat
‘Shami Witness’: Twitter’s top Islamic State ‘jihadi’ outed as a fake Christian Science Monitor
Shamed in Afghanistan London Review of Books
Big Brother is Watching You Watch
CIA Torture Report
Americans are deeply divided about torture The Conversation (martha r)
The Problem With the Torture Report Council on Foreign Relations
Rectal feeding is rape – but don’t expect the CIA to admit it The Conversation (martha r)
Black Injustice Tipping Point
The Gift of Inside Information New York Times. Even Dealbook has a problem with the Second Circuit ruling.
Citigroup Will Be Broken Up Simon Johnson. Sheila Bair actually did force the bank to downsize a fair bit, but that didn’t do enough to chop down its hubris.
CRomnibus Disaster Signals a Sad New Normal in D.C. Dave Dayen, Fiscal Times. Important.
Mr. Market Has a Sad
Oil price fall sparks market turmoil Financial Times
Why investors’ view of falling oil prices has just pivoted Financial Times
Data Supportive of Fed Plans Tim Duy
Hackers reveal how New York Times’ Maureen Dowd promised to make her friend and Sony chairman Amy Pascal ‘look great’ in article that ‘impressed’ staff back at Sony Daily Mail. Chuck L: “The New York Times, a bastion of media ethics.”
Antidote du jour. Proud members of the Indian dog squad (Lambert):
And a bonus video, by special request, the famed green Bulgarian cat. Backstory.