The Blinch Who Stole News: You Got to be F#%king Kidding Me


Zemanta Related Posts ThumbnailPlease enjoy your weekly roundup of news, views, and vunny stuff. You may note I introduced a new ad hoc category: “You Got to be F#%king Kidding Me.” Enjoy.

 

 

 

News and Views
Toxic China Lake Spurs Next Generation as Xi Eases GDP Focus-BBG
The GOP Is Terrified Obamacare Could Be a Success-Daily Beast
A Free Miracle Food!-Kristof, NYT
Climate Change Will Cause More Energy Breakdowns-NYT
Why China will not buy the world-FT
Oilsands expansion approved despite ‘significant’ effects on wildlife-Jones, Globe
China smog cuts 5.5 years from average life expectancy-FT
Obama’s Remarks Offer Hope to Opponents of Oil Pipeline-NYT
216 Sure Signs Your Political Party Is Morally Bankrupt-Slate
A changing climate: Argentina battles tomato, wheat shortages-HuffPost

Sideways
Open Thread Plus Cartoon Of The Week-Climate Progress
Texas Weighs Ban on Women-Borowitz
First they took away Pluto and now..Nessie!-Grist
Berlusconi Mulls New York Race-Borowitz

Entrepreneurial
How To (Really) Get The Word Out About Your Startup-Fast Company
How to Increase Your Income by Letting Customers Have it Their Way-Hyatt
5 habits of the most creative people-Fast Company

Techno-Wow
Would you buy the world’s first “invisible” bike helmet?-Grist
Want a stronger will and to be more assertive? Step away from the iPhone-Fast Company

Give Me a F#%king Break
Walmart Canada fires woman who saw dog in hot truck-HuffPost

Video
Egyptian Boy Outlines Brilliant Vision for the Future:

Climate graphs can be hard to read. So they decided to make a song. Still depressing:

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