We’re not living in America:

— How the Dutch manage without a public option and why the Senate Finance Committee is unlikely to deliver that either.

— It’s striking how much untranslated English is in the ads on Swedish television.

— Maybe the NAIRU is going up but pre-crisis we never actually discovered how low NAIRU was.

— US Chamber of Commerce goes from questioning climate change science to lying about its record of questioning climate change science.

Don’t donate to Harvard.

Sweden is the world’s number three music exporter, after the much larger USA and UK. This is The Sounds, “Living in America”.