Meet the fleshy-nosed swimming monkeys of Borneo Look at that schnozz! What an ugly monkey.
America’s Marijuana Evolution Third Way. Detailed account of how much things have changed.
Facebook accused of fake audience numbers MarketWatch
WHEN THE LEVEE BREAKS Every Day Should Be Saturday. HH: “Interesting social/political commentary in a place one would least expect it–a website for die hard college football fans.”
JAMIE DIMON’S $13 BILLION SECRET—REVEALED Vanity Fair
NZ’s Jetfield Networks & Larkstone Ltd, the US$142.5 mln tipped into the alleged Azerbaijani Laundromat, and their formally warned NZ company agent Equity Trust International Interest.co.nz (Richard Smith)
Imperial Collapse Watch
The Slow Poisoning of Our Soldiers, Families on U.S. Bases American Conservative
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
The Best and Worst Countries to Live and Work In, According to Expats Bloomberg. The deck: “The U.S. and U.K. are tumbling in a ranking by 13,000 expatriates of 166 nationalities.” Quelle surprise.
Britain’s other Brexit battle Politico
Britain can control immigration. What drives this debate is nasty politics Guardian Simon Jenkins
China isn’t ready for safe haven status Asia Times
Cambodia’s dying democracy The Lowy Institute
Democrats in Disarray
Democrats dread Hillary’s book tour Politico. If true, perhaps there is a future for the party.
Trump shocks GOP by siding with Dems The Hill
Hurricane Irma an Extreme Storm Surge Threat to the U.S. and Bahamas Weather Underground
Oil Companies Leaking Benzene Lobbied Against Pollution Rules International Business Times. David Sirota.
How To Win A Nuclear Standoff FiveThirtyEight
While defeat of Isis dominates global attention, al-Qaeda strengthens in Syria. Independent. Patrick Cockburn.
Antidote du jour. A gorgeous wee lifer I saw for the first time last month (but not my photo):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.