Associated Press. Congratulations, America! Ten years since the Crash, but now you’re all the way back! USA! USA!
(“conversation”) Ben Bernanke, AEI
World Economic Forum
New Cold War
The Nation. “To jaw-jaw is always better than to war-war.” –Winston Churchill
Los Angeles Times
Ezra Klein, Vox. Voter-shaming… goes both ways, though. Republicans “come to play.” Democrats don’t.
Capital Gazette and WaPo. I hate the phrase “active shooter,” since it gives the impression that all
citizens civilians are shooters, only quiescent. Be that as it may, the shooter apparently had , contrary to all the hot takes. At this point, let’s remember that.
Democrats in Disarray
Matt Taibbi, Rolling Stone
New York Magazine
WaPo. What could go wrong?
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
Journal of Beautiful Business. Lee: “Going forward, I think the proliferation of sensors will become an incredibly important source for new data that didn’t exist before.”
NYT. $75K. Chump change.
MIT Technology Review
Kaiser Health News. “[U]nder all scenarios, most disenrollment would be among individuals who would remain eligible but lose coverage due to new administrative burdens or red tape versus those who would lose eligibility due to not meeting new work requirements.”
Marshall Auerback, Alternet
Los Angeles Times
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CNN. Quelle horreur!
Law and Political Economy
Antidote du jour ():
Bonus Antidote, a thread on rescue cats:
Dog owners: this is my precious angel boy who I payed $3,000 for last November and I finally got to take him today he's my everything and all
Cat owners: this is my trash gremlin she was stuck in the gutter across the street and I lured her out with shrimp on a string
— Kaycee ★ (@vanillavial)
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.