That’s it for today folks, I’ll see you tomorrow. In the meantime here are some reading materials from around the web:
2. “Scores” of demonstrators killed in Egypt. What a mess.
4. Even Wall Street prefers Janet Yellen for Fed chair, apparently. This makes some sense, actually, and I don’t think it should make people suspicious. Monetary tightening would tank the stock market and the labor market, and naturally you’d want to most pro-growth choice on offer.
5. Speaking of which, don’t miss Digby on the cloud of sexism around the Yellen/Summers debate.
And here’s a cut off the Baths album from earlier this year: