10 Wednesday PM Reads

My afternoon still aint got no electricity reads:

• Asshat award goes to Ex-FEMA director Michael Brown; criticizes Obama for ‘reacting too quickly to storm’ (Yahoo News)
• The 2011 Report That Predicted New York’s Subway Flooding Disaster (The Atlanticsee also Wireless Networks Get Hit by Outages Along East Coast (WSJ)
• Freddie Mac’s ’Omniscient Gnomes’ Led the Company Astray (ECHOES)
• Why do the Germans want their gold back?  (MarketWatch)
• Chasing storm damage estimates (FT Alphaville)
Headline of the day: Mickey, Darth Vader Join Forces in $4.05 Billion Deal (WSJ)
Paul Farrell: Death of ‘Growth Economics’ spells danger  (MarketWatch)
• Did Climate Change Cause Hurricane Sandy? (Scientific American)
• Shashank Tripathi, Last Night’s Twitter Villain @ComfortablySmug and all around DBag (Tumblr)
• Steve Ballmer is the Baghdad Bob of Redmond (TRB)

What are you reading?

 

Fading QE Impact?

Source: Credit Suisse

What's been said:

Discussions found on the web: