— Army experimenting with smartphones.
— Austerity’s the wrong prescription for Italy.
— African ethnic groups do about equally well economically on both sides of international borders.
— Mediterranean diet on the decline in Mediterranean countries.
— Spencer Bachus thinks FDR and LBJ caused current economic woes, presumably interspersed with decades of prosperity.
— Jonathan Bernstein on Eric Cantor.
— In Cantor’s defense, he keeps saving liberal from President Obama’s desire to make a very right-leaning Grand Bargain.
— Lindsey Graham says Republicans have no one to blame but themselves.
— If Microsoft is right and tablets are PCs, then Windows marketshare is falling fast.