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      There’s a good article in Der Spiegel on the German energy/industrial crisis which is worth your time. Basically industries which have high energy costs are being crushed. In particular this means chemical and automotive, both big in Germany, but extends far further. (Indeed, the chemical industry was essentially invented by Germany in the 19th century, and […]
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Fat Cats aren’t just on Wall Street: Open Thread

fat cat

You think *you* have problems?  Imagine this poor cat trying to answer nature’s call in one of those enclosed kitty litter boxes. (See more over at Pet Confessions.)

BTW, This is an open thread.  Grab a cocktail, and tell us what silly or outrageous pics, videos, or stories you’ve come across on the “internets” lately.  We could all use a good laugh.