October 13th, 2009

News

Emile Henry, the Phantom of the Opera, and predators

TUESDAY NEWSDAY:
* Loss of top predators leading to ecosystem collapses.
* Small bank failures impact the FDIC.
* Bob Herbert on igniting job growth (which I note is mandatory for turning the economy around.)
* Nobel prize in economics named for work on how community institutions can prevent conflict.
* Gay rights march as a generational shift? Bonus: a coming shift for national equality?
* Krugman on the uneducated American.
* The (sad) return of the partisan McCain.
* Was Emile Henry the first modern terrorist?
* Checking carbon dioxide levels from the past.
* Whoah. Webber is writing a goofy sequel to Phantom.
* Harnessing the power of the Colbert Nation.