Yves apologizes for the lack of original posts: She’s not only swamped by moving and travel preparations, she’s working on a CalPERS story. –lambert
‘Peak pig’ in Iowa leads to a ‘staggering’ amount of sh*t in the state Little Village (Late Introvert),
Recession or not, there will be pain Eileen Applebaum, Economic Policy Institute. Coping with corporate bonds.
Donald Trump’s G20 meeting with Xi Jinping in Osaka could again be a formal dinner, source says South China Morning Post
Just why is the North Korean status quo so persistent? The Interpreter
PATRICK LAWRENCE: Regrouping the Nuclear Dealmakers Consortium News
Sanctions Are Collective Punishment, and We Should Reject Them The American Conservative
Mike Pompeo Threatens To Intervene In British Democracy To Stop Corbyn Becoming Prime Minister Medium. Sounds like election meddling.
Daughter of ‘tiger mom’ Chua picked as Kavanaugh law clerk AP. “Shortly after the nomination, Chua penned a Wall Street Journal essay extolling Kavanaugh ‘as a mentor for young lawyers, particularly women.’” You scratch my back….
Democrats in Disarray
Newly Discovered Files Suggest GOP Lawmakers Lied in Court About Racial Gerrymandering to Stop An Election Slate. North Carolina is a busy state.
Healthcare consolidation goes beyond usual players Modern Healthcare
Smash the Wellness Industry NYT. Which ObamaCare subsidizes.
Our Famously Free Press
Black Injustice Tipping Point
Ta-Nehisi Coates Revisits the Case for Reparations The New Yorker. Where’s the legislation?
How Cars Transformed Policing Boston Review
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
To board a plane without a ticket, just give up your face — and your privacy Seattle Times. A “convenience trap.”
Graduation gone bad: Salutatorians rip their Detroit charter school Detroit Free Press. Somebody give those kids free tuition to a good school!
As Walmart turns to robots, it’s the human workers who feel like machines WaPo. Workers training their replacements, as usual.
9-year-old boy pays off entire school lunch debt for his class after saving his allowance The Hill. We train kids early on going into debt, don’t we?
Google Tricks: How to Supercharge Your Searches and Become an Instant Power User Washington’s Blog. Of course, if Google hasn’t indexed a site, these tricks won’t help.
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