A Weaker Gulf Stream Means Trouble for Coastal New England Weather Underground
Attack of the extreme floods Nature
Billion-dollar debts control the future of tech industry Evgeny Morozov, Guardian
The Real Engine of the Business Cycle Project Syndicate
Successful Diplomacy with North Korea Requires Compromise The Amerian Conservative
What Does a Trump-Kim Meeting Mean for China? The Diplomat
Huge Chinese Demand Fuels The Next U.S. Gas Boom OIlPrice.com
Money talks as Britain walks – which means we WILL get a good Brexit deal Sun. “Several prominent Tory Brexiteers — one of them a household name — have told me they would indeed agree to ongoing financial contributions of even around £5billion a year if that breaks the logjam.” Let me know how that works out…
Macron going for broke Le Monde Diplomatique
New Cold War
Is Trump the New Clinton? The Baffler. Chinese “meddling.” In 1996. Supporting Bill Clinton.
The Intel Community Lie About Russian Meddling by Publius Tacitus Sic Semper Tyrannis. About those 17 agencies…
The liberal international order mounts a comeback WaPo. Note who’s quoted.
Democrats in Disarray
Woman tried to save man found dead under bridge near Scripps Hospital in Hillcrest KGTV (San Diego). “‘For whatever reason, I don’t know why he caught my eye,” said Murray. ‘I just watched the orderly wheel him outside.’ He was discharged from Scripps Mercy Hospital Wednesday night. He was still wearing a hospital gown when he was found.”
Insurers Game Medicare System to Boost Federal Bonus Payments WSJ. Gaming Medicare Advantage with “crosswalking.”
Medicine Markup Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
A nationwide reporting adventure tracks improbably frequent lottery winners Columbia Journalism Review
Our Famously Free Press
We’re here to bring the Dodgers back to Brooklyn. pic.twitter.com/V5Zrqir9cw
— Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) March 11, 2018
Government in Mars will be based on direct democracy, says SpaceX founder Elon Musk International Business Times. No unions, though.
Saving the heartland: Place-based policies in 21st Century America Brookings Institution
Antidote du jour (via):
Poor kitty recovering from surgery….
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.