"Breakfast Links: August 4, 2011"
— Business booming in Mexican border towns despite drug violence.
— Tim Geithner basically can’t quit his job.
— Japan moves to make the yen cheaper.
— Switzerland moves to make the franc cheaper.
— Mike Bloomberg pledges millions of his own money to help minority youth in NYC.
— Cantor promises to break promises about entitlements.
— Optimism about the Euro’s collapse. I’d add that Asian growth augurs well for the long-term prospects of tourism to southern Europe.
— Debt deal could imperil parts of Affordable Care Act implementation.