FINANCIAL APOCALYPSE EDITION:
* Good read: fifteen things you need to know about the Panic of 2008. "A crash course in why it happened, how it's strangling the nation's finances and how it might work itself out." (Courtesy mscongeniality.)
* Five reasons to give thanks for the financial collapse of the decade. (Courtesy my dad.)
* Three big problems with the bailout plan.
* Andrew Cohen on the bailout and the law.