— Compelling charts on inequality and the debt boom; keep an eye on Norway!

— Will Portland sign David Lee?

— Can’t stop linking to stuff about the Teacher Incentive Fund.

— If affordable housing is built in the wilderness but nobody knows it exists does it make a sound?

— I might be willing to adopt FedEx’s point of view on a dispute with UPS for as little as $1 million.

Song of the day: I discovered that some people are not aware of Local H’s cover of “Toxic”. Makes me think more rock bands should contract with Britney’s Swedish songwriters.