CrunchGear (hat tip reader bob)
The Automatic Earth (hat tip reader May S)
Telegraph. Geithner’s little trade sur cap idea went nowhere. The Guardian sees it as a ploy:
Chris Hedges “Death of the Liberal Class” (hat tip reader May S)
Lambert Strether. Funny.
Telegraph. So much for the New York Times’ “nothing much to see here” assessment.
New York Times. This verges on being a hit piece. It includes the rape accusation, which was later withdrawn by Swedish prosecutors. But get this: The Times itself reported that the warrant was withdrawn (, the second link in the piece, to the AP story, was via the Times). Try the link via Greenwald, it’s dead. This does not appear to be a bad link at Salon, but a deletion of the old article by the Times. But they appear to have neglected to flush their cache. When I searched their site for the first phrase in the AP article Greenwald excerpted, “Swedish prosecutors have withdrawn an arrest warrant”, I got this:
Clicking on that link takes you not to the old article, but the current front page.
But the Times is not yet beyond redemption, it does have Frank Rich:
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