Business Insider (furzy)
Wall Street Journal. Pathetic but predictable given Holmes’ detachment from reality. Experts have uniformly said the odds of success are very low.
New York Times. Margarita: “This is good reporting; the question is what took NYT so long to notice…”
Big Brother is Watching You Watch
MIT Technology Review
Imperial Collapse Watch
Daily Beast (furzy mouse)
Wall Street Journal. Trump’s businessman’s reflex of trying out a negotiating position and adjusting it based on the reaction it gets is wildly at odds with political norms. It looks at best flaky and can be treated as proof of ignorance and recklessness. Not clear how he regroups, although the flip side is most voters don’t tune in in a serious way until after Labor Day.
Wall Street Journal. Audit the Fed and the seriousness of opposition to Bernanke’s reappointment to his final term were major wake-up calls that the Fed ignored.
International Business Times
Financial Times. We’d long been skeptics…
Wall Street Journal. Lambert flags the second item, Intel’s 49% margin on chips.
Michael Shedlock (furzy)
Bloomberg. Confirms our reporting that public pension funds like CalPERS are acting as PE’s stooges.
Corey Robin (martha r)
Antidote du jour. Emma S: “The Roosians have landed.”