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Archives for May, 2009

UCS: Kudos to Obama

The Union of Concerned Scientists has issued a press release: UCS Gives Obama High Marks on Scientific Integrity for First 100 Days.  Granted, after suffering through eight years of the Bush II Administation, they’d probably give high marks to Pee Wee Herman.  They believe that Obama has taken a personal interest in restoring integrity to…

Barry Ritholtz, author of Bailout Nation: How Greed and Easy Money Corrupted Wall Street and Shook the World Economy,  has a nice, terse, thought-provoking post on his blog: The Big Picture: US vs Europe: Who is the Welfare State? By Barry Ritholtz – May 1st, 2009, 10:25AM Today is May Day, and while International Workers’…