"Breakfast Links: August 26, 2011"
— Meaningful differences between Mitt Romney and Rick Perry.
— Hurricane collision with New York City would be an expensive catastrophe.
— A defense of Rick Perry’s higher education reforms.
— The future of journalism—cars can run on recycled newspaper.
— Travis Waldron gets ready to launch the ThinkProgress fashion vertical.
— “So what can be done now? Probably nothing.” I disagree, but I enjoy a good dose of bracing pessimism.
— Neighbors not excited about construction of new immigrant detention centers.
— Prime Minister Naoto Kan resigns.