P-22 vacates home, heads back to Griffith Park, wildlife officials say Los Angeles Times
How to Avoid a Shark Attack Live Science
An economic future that may never brighten Martin Wolf, FT. What’s with the sudden lack of animal spirits?
Four Forces Facing the Global Economy Olivier Blanchard, IMF Direct
Venture capital deals slow as start-ups turn to new money wells Los Angeles Times
Economists Still Think Economics Is the Best The Atlantic
Varoufakis sets up date with Obama to break Greece’s debt stalemate Telegraph. Not sure if this is a real meeting, or just a grip-and-grin.
Just when hope and courage are called for, Labour promises bean-counting Guardian. I love the idea of the SNP forming the UK’s government.
Episode Nine: Polar Bears LRB. “The Tory manifesto promises £12 billion in welfare cuts, but gives three times as much space to its policy on polar bears.”
Is The Crisis Now History In Spain? A Fistful of Euros
US Nominates Ex-Envoy For North Korea Policy As Ambassador To Thailand After 6-Month Hiatus International Business Times
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
In the future, your insurance company will know when you’re having sex Fusion. Only if you’re wearing an Apple Watch.
NASA’s Secret Relationships with U.S. Defense and Intelligence Agencies The National Security Archive
National Strategy for the National Network of Fusion Centers 2014-2017 Public Intelligence
Google May Offer New Way to Target Ads Wall Street Journal. “Google has suggested that advertisers hand over customer information such as email addresses, which Google would then use to target the ads.”
Hillary Clinton Comes Out Swinging at CEOs and Hedge Fund Managers Bloomberg. Can’t raise a billion without hedgies, can you?
Wisconsin Climate Change Gag Order Part of Broader Industry-Tied Attacks on Science Desmogblog (Furzy Mouse)
Also a civil right: Breathing Will Bunch, Philadephia Inquirer
Imperial Collapse Watch
A Life Sentence for a Blackwater Murder The New Yorker
The hidden battle to build the Air Force’s new stealth bomber Politico. Maybe finish the F-35 first?
How do you stop Twitter trolls? Unleash a robot swarm to troll them back Telegraph. Bad idea.
The Paradox of Meritocracy in Organizations Administrative Science Quarterly
Oration in Memory of Abraham Lincoln Frederick Douglass
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