September 19th, 2008

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"...Four days later, faced with a crisis spinning out of control, much of Washington appears to have decided that government isn't the problem, it's the solution. The unthinkable - a government buyout of much of the private sector's bad debt - has become the inevitable."

Today's top read is the Freakonomics FAQ: "The last 10 days have been the most remarkable period of government intervention into the financial system since the Great Depression."

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Interesting: six food mistakes parents make.

The AV Club interviews Neil Patrick Harris.