Sunday, February 14, 2016

Putting a Price on the Zeitgeist

Asian stocks bounce despite steep fall in Chinese trade

Severe Contraction and Falling Prices in Japan Signal Tough Test for Abenomics

Save Our Public Universities

In ‘My Father, the Pornographer,’ Chris Offutt Opens Up

Putin Looks to Cash In on Syrian Airstrike Gains

President Obama’s 3 strategy options for his Supreme Court pick

Syria conflict: France urges end to Turkish assault on Kurds

Secret recording reveals depth of SNP infighting

Ireland Theme

The rise and fall of the relationship status

The Death of Antonin Scalia

Five Countries Being Squeezed by Currency Pegs

More Thoughts on Scalia

Democrats Push for Vote as Partisan Supreme Court Fight Grows

The Collapsing Center

Justice for Scalia

Justice for Scalia by Robert Post | The New York Review of Books
Antonin Scalia

He is the court of the past. A servant of social rituals.

The Psychologists Take Power by Tamsin Shaw

The Passion of the Coens by Francine Prose

PBOC's Zhou Breaks His Long Silence

Race is on for next breakthrough as physicists target dark matter

Names quickly floated as possible nominees

Assad 'will be removed by force' if peace talks fail,

The Independent and Independent on Sunday to close in March, after i sale

A Concierge for Same-Sex Weddings in Florida

Creating a Computer Voice That People Like

Catholic Leaders Say Zika Doesn’t Change Ban on Contraception

Willem Westra van Holthe resigns

Bad romance

After the accusation

These Are the Things That Correlate With the Fed's 'Easy Money'

Thousands March in North Carolina to Protest Voter Suppression

Turkey continues assault on Syria Kurds

Now The Bitterness ensues

Scalia Dies

JUSTICE ANTONIN SCALIA DIES AT 79
US Supreme Court Justice Scalia dies
Supreme court justice dies: political and legal worlds react
Justice Scalia was the first Italian American to serve on the high court
It is done.
Antonin Scalia, Conservative High Court Justice, Dies at 79 - Bloomberg Business
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia found dead at West Texas ranch - San Francisco Chronicle
Justice Antonin Scalia dead at 79
Conservative icon known for intellect, wit, biting opinions
Breaking: Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Is Dead at 79 | Mother Jones
Scalia v. The World: On Antonin Scalia
Scalia’s Supreme Confidence
Obama will nominate a replacement for Scalia, a “towering legal figure” who “influenced a generation of thinkers.” | New Republic
High court focus of Republican debate - BBC News
Scalia's Death Undercuts Conservative Hopes on Unions, Abortion - Bloomberg Politics
Scalia’s Death Threatens to Dominate Presidential Election
Battle Lines Drawn Over the Next Supreme Court Justice

The Orphaned ’90s

The Orphaned ’90s - The New York Times


A mirror of "Nixon seems liberal" will be "Clinton seems conservative to me".

The Twain Shall Meet

Roadblocks on the Route From Wall Street to Washington

Two-Thirds of the World Faces Severe Water Shortages

Gearing Up for the Cloud, AT&T Tells Its Workers: Adapt, or Else

Death, the Prosperity Gospel and Me