Selected readingMay 19, 2009 at 8:25 pm | Posted in Misc. | Leave a comment
Won’t be much use to anyone this evening, so here’s some hyperlinks:
Speaking of which, Aaron questions the wisdom of blogging every day.
- You think our MPs expenses scandal is bad? Spare a thought for the Indian public.
- Chris Hedges warns of the consequences of Western societies being in a state of permanent war.
- David Cay Johnstone has a novel idea: the U.S. must invade the Cayman Islands!
- Juan Cole & Marc Lynch offer reactions to the Obama/Netanyahu meeting.
- Matt Yglesias points out that whilst Obama & John Kerry are right to criticise Israel’s settlements, they now have to do something to stop them.
- Brad Plumer discusses how bad climate change might be for the developing world.
- Brandon Keim highlights an interesting study on nature vs nurture in at-risk teens.
- And there’s big news for fans of the komodo dragon: researchers reckon they’ve worked out how it kills its prey.