Breakfast Links: October 12, 2011

— Iraq retakes control of Iraqi airspace.

— Universities are the new newspapers.

Noah Smith: “Like economics itself on its worse days, the [Economics Nobel] prize is always in danger of putting a sheen of ‘science-y-ness’ on matters of opinion.”

— National Capital Planning Commission more or less has the right idea about RFK Stadium.


— Chrysler and UAW agree on new contract.

— NBA lockout is more than millionaires versus billionaires.

— Rick Perry debates are not my strong suit.