• Tips gratefully accepted here. Thanks!:

  • Recent Comments

    r u reddy on Seth’s Sleepless Night
    Nancy Wilkinson on Weird conversation
    Qqvl on Seth’s Sleepless Night
    Mountain on Serial update: What Susan…
    Sweet Sue on Seth’s Sleepless Night
    pdxpat on Seth’s Sleepless Night
    Di on Serial update: What Susan…
    Qqvl on Seth’s Sleepless Night
    das on Serial update: What Susan…
    Stacy on Serial update: What Susan…
    Sweet Sue on Seth’s Sleepless Night
    Sweet Sue on Seth’s Sleepless Night
    riverdaughter on Serial update: What Susan…
    Jim Gordon on Serial update: What Susan…
    riverdaughter on Serial update: What Susan…
  • Categories


  • Tags

    abortion Add new tag Afghanistan Al Franken Anglachel Atrios bankers Barack Obama big pharma Bill Clinton Chris Christie cocktails Conflucians Say Dailykos Democratic Party Democrats Digby DNC Donna Brazile Economy Elizabeth Warren feminism Florida Fox News General Glenn Beck Glenn Greenwald Goldman Sachs health care Health Care Reform Hillary Clinton Howard Dean Joe Biden John Edwards John McCain Jon Corzine Karl Rove Matt Taibbi Media medicare Michelle Obama Michigan misogyny Mitt Romney Morning Edition Morning News Links Nancy Pelosi New Jersey news NO WE WON'T Obama Obamacare occupy wall street OccupyWallStreet Open thread Paul Krugman Politics Presidential Election 2008 PUMA racism Republicans research Sarah Palin sexism Single Payer snark Social Security Supreme Court Terry Gross Texas Tim Geithner unemployment Wall Street WikiLeaks women
  • Archives

  • History

    April 2015
    S M T W T F S
    « Mar    
     1234
    567891011
    12131415161718
    19202122232425
    2627282930  
  • RSS Paul Krugman: Conscience of a Liberal

  • The Confluence

    The Confluence

  • RSS Suburban Guerrilla

  • RSS Ian Welsh

    • Oil=Water=Food
      One point which can’t be made enough about unconventional oil production is that it uses a TON of water.  Fracking, tar sands, shale all require water to work and a lot of it. So even if it’s true that we have more than enough hydrocarbons to fry ourselves (as long as we’re willing to pay [...]
  • Top Posts

Real Life Stuff

Ayayayay!  Woke up about 15 minutes later than I planned.  Have to actually *be* somewhere this morning.  So, this is going to be short.

If there are any intrepid reporters out there who want to see what’s going on in the drug industry, check out the Drug Discovery Day activities at the CoRe building at Rutgers University.  There will be 50 companies and recruiters available.  You can be depressed directly or you could network and be depressed.  Choices, Choices!  Actually, I wanted to go to this but I have another event that might be more interesting, but we’ll see.

On the MF Global front, there were signs and implications a few months ago that something was up.  Enough signs that the White House was aware of it, albeit it on the late side.  Gary Gensling, former Clinton advisor and now head of the CTFC, became concerned last Thursday that MF Global was comingling is monies.  This turned out to be true.  The whole article has the feel of people trying to patch together a timeline so no one looks totally awful.

It’s not Monday but I still feel manic.

 

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 499 other followers