"Breakfast Links: October 24, 2011"
— Police layoffs in Newburgh, New York.
— The consequences of an obscure recent initiative to ban horse slaughterhouses.
— Cristina Kirchner re-elected in landslide in Argentina.
— Kids should learn how to use and interpret digital information.
— Obama administration eying unilateral executive action to boost the economy.
— “We can say [Iraq] is an ally,” [Former Ambassador Christopher] Hill said, “but an invasion is never a very good basis for forming an alliance.”
— UK Tories somehow stumbling back into party-splitting internal controversies about the EU.
— Defense of weak border enforcement.
— The Chinese didn’t discover America.