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Reading of the Day (1/31/09)

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Business:
http://discuss.joelonsoftware.com/default.asp?biz.5.730915.0
Google Apps woes: no support, domain name renewal issue cripples ability of business to operate

http://www.reddit.com/r/Economics/comments/7sxrg/what_makes_gold_differe...
What makes gold different from any other commodity? Why don't we have a wheat based dollar?

http://barelyablog.com/?p=4242
'Laissez-faire capitalism is a politico-economic system based on private ownership of the means of production and in which the powers of the state are limited to the protection of the individual’s rights against the initiation of physical force.'

http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/dan-roberts-on-business-blog/interact...
Where did all the money go? (Short Illustrated Presentation)

http://blogs.ft.com/maverecon/2009/01/the-good-bank-solution/
The Good Bank model, an interesting change from the bank bank or aggregator bank to hold toxic assets

http://edition.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/01/30/executive.pay/index.html?eref...
Wall street idiots - executive pay

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/davos/7860708.stm
Bill Gates: 4 year downturn

http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=newsarchive&sid=aazEQc0YPDjs
Soros: What we are facing now is more challenging than the great depression

http://edition.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/01/30/giuliani.corporate.bonuses/in...
Giuliani thinks giant wallstreet bonuses are needed for trickle down economics

http://www.marketoracle.co.uk/Article8564.html
Peter Schiff responds

http://www.morganstanley.com/views/gef/index.html#anchor7417
Hyperinflation: could it happen again? Morgan Stanley paper

http://freedomarizona.wordpress.com/2009/01/30/46-of-50-states-could-fil...
46/50 States facing budget shortfalls in 2009 or 2010

http://www.globalnerdy.com/2009/01/28/the-interview-question-you-should-...
What do YOU do in your spare time? The most important interview question ever?

http://sorethumbsblog.com/post/72629334/why-egm-died
Why EGM Died

News:
http://www.foreignpolicy.com/story/cms.php?story_id=4648&page=0
The Next Iceland... who could fall? Great Britain, Latvia, Greece, Ukraine, Nicaragua

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/world-gets-its-first-gay-...
The World's First Gay leader, Johanna Sigurdardottir, Iceland's new PM

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/travel/news/article5607619.ece
Development in Dubai outpaces ability to protect environment

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/7862370.stm
Russia has protests in Vladivostok

http://theboard.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/01/28/hilda-hilda-hilda/?8dpc
New secretary of labor, easier to unionize?

http://www.news.com.au/story/0,27574,24988152-29277,00.html
Cop doesn't get free donuts and throws tantrum. Krispy Kreme now giving old donuts to homeless. Win win.

Science/Technology:
http://edition.cnn.com/2009/TECH/science/01/29/waterproof.rice/index.htm...
This is why I love science: flood resistant rice crop. Genetic engineering could change the lives of millions of people living under the harshest and poorest conditions on earth

http://i206.photobucket.com/albums/bb127/drenka2busy/Nerdy%20stuff/energ...
Energy.... putting things in perspective by order of magnitude

http://www.techcrunch.com/2009/01/28/some-things-need-to-change/
Michael Arrington taking a break

http://www.tgdaily.com/html_tmp/content-view-41262-118.html
Unix admin saves Fannie Mae

How We Make Websites (BBC)

Life:
http://dilbert.com/blog/entry/my_cat_again/
A sad story about a beloved pet

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