— Apparently the White House thinks Mitt Romney is their most likely opponent. I’d lean toward Perry at this point.
— Cool visualization of the mobile phone market. Apple & Samsung are both succeeding, but with very different sales patterns.
— Most Americans can’t name a scientist.
— Is Larry Lessig really a “futile crusader”? On intellectual property, I’d say he’s a successful crusader in the making.
— Guardian’s constantly updated coverage of rioting in the UK.
— The Clash, “London’s Burning”.
— Mysteries of the vanished Transatlantic accent.
— Why Washington State’s coal fight matters.
— How the US government made S&P; so powerful in the first place.