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BBC (David L)
arXiv.org. Chuck L: “Read the abstract. The findings are hilarious. Or maybe it’s just my weird sense of humor.”
Business Insider (David L)
Wired (Kevin W)
Guardian. I noticed that the hardcore Brexiteer BrexitCentral newsletter seemed rattled during the runup to the October European Council meeting, when it seemed a deal was nigh.
The Times. The Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney already said Ireland wan’t backing down.
The Times. European Research Group still not happy, but they make this threat so often that it’s getting old.
The Sun. Not a surprise.
Oh, and I know there are already too many Brexit links, but both and, are talking to Barnier.
New Cold War
Moon of Alabama
Wall Street Journal. Bill B: “They dropped the working title: Donald Rumsfeld’s Up in Smoke.”
Big Brother is Watching You Watch
The Next Web
South China Morning Post
Wall Street Journal. Wow, you’d think Trump organized this.
USA Today. UserFriendly: “Written by #200 on the Forbes list..”
New York Times
Post and Courier
From the article “The company’s current CEO, Rose Marcario, has said she’d like to see the outdoor industry become a political force like the NRA. “We cannot give up an inch of protected land on our watch”
New York Times (UserFriendly)
Liberty Street Economics
Simon Wren-Lewis, London Review of Books. On Adam Tooze’s book. Paywalled, but Lambert sent me the text. Very much worth a read.
Current Affairs (UserFriendly)
Antidote du jour (John N):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.