Colorado mother rescues son from mountain lion’s mouth BBC. Two mountain lions killed as a result.
The Unbelievable Tale of Jesus’ Wife Atlantic. Great sleuthing.
Think Less, Think Better New York Times. Not keen re framing of the argument. It’s effectively against multi-tasking, but it argues instead for “creative” thinking, implying that that is productive. At the end, he does talk about aesthetic appreciation, but that almost seems to be touting how well he has trained his mind, as opposed to an indicator of what we lose with overstimulation.
How can the world bridge its infrastructure gap? Barry Ritholtz
Brexit’s Impact on the World Economy Project Syndicate
Brexit’ Vote Reflects Damaged Credibility of European Union New York Times
Another Brexit Headache: Margin Calls And Contract Uncertainty Wall Street Journal
How Germany Could Upset Europe before UK Referendum Marc Chandler. The German Constitutional Court has tended to avoid breaking EU/Eurozone china.
Lunch with the FT: Adair Turner Financial Times
India central bank chief Raghuram Rajan to stand down Financial Times
ISIS has found a way to pierce US counter-terrorism defenses Global Guerrillas (resilc)
The U.N. Failed Yemen’s Children Time. Resilc: “and how Obomba did, and USA USA did.”
Imperial Collapse Watch
The Willie Stark Strategy for Sanders Supporters HubPages (Ralph). But Sanders himself will never never back it.
What Hillary Clinton can learn from Bernie Prospect Magazine (resilc)
Call for Democratic unity draws boos from Sanders supporters at state convention News Tribune (martha r). Washington.
Margin in CA has just gone below 10.00 Green Papers (martha r)
Bernie’s Tragic Flaw: Too Soft on Clinton Counterpunch (resilc)
Green Lefties Are Grieving Over Sanders’s Loss. Can They Learn to Love Clinton? New Republic (resilc)
#CallsFromHillary. Be sure to click on the picture.
DNC Tight-Lipped About Authenticity Of Documents From Guccifer 2.0 Hack Inquisitur (martha r)
The Punk Who Would Be President Garrison Keeler
Trump Calls Efforts to Unbind RNC Delegates ‘Illegal’ Wall Street Journal
Donald Trump Threatens to Self-Fund Campaign if GOP Support Wavers NBC. That is bluster and the GOP knows it. And at this point, Trump needs not just their dough, but also their party apparatus.
House rejects effort to ban illegal immigrants from military service The Hill. Resilc: “We need to import our fodder.”
Payday for the Public Washington Monthly (resilc)
Why It’s Time to Repeal the Second Amendment Rolling Stone
Democrats Turn The Tables On Republicans And Urge Gun Control Passage For National Security PoliticsUSA. Lambert: “Democrat integrity has a shelf life measured in days.”
The Collapse of FOMC Expectations David Merkel
McDonald’s: you can sneer, but it’s the glue that holds communities together Guardian. Resilc: “North Adams, ma MCDs has a good number of seniors discussion local politics and news every morning. Red Sox (good), election (Clintoon not fans), kids don’t want to work are the main topics.”
An Expensive Law Degree, and No Place to Use It New York Times
Retrotopia: Diminishing Returns Archdruid
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