As cool as ice cream:

Totally absurd Danish effort to prevent domestic violence.

— Now that Copenhagen’s been downgraded it’s more important than ever for Obama to go to the summit.

— The chance of a great depression is now five percent.

— Someone needs to make Ben Bernanke explain what he’s doing.

— Virtually no women are employed as writers for late-night comedy shows.

— Gilles Dorronsoro’s latest thinking on Afghanistan.

The Raveonettes’ “Bang!” to go with the Danish theme of the first couple of links.