Green Shoots & Leaves
Real Clear Politics – Obama’s approval rating goes down faster than Michael Moore at a Mother Tucker’s buffet
Market Watch – BP PLC will reduce its contribution to U.S. coffers by roughly $10 billion due to a tax credit the company is claiming it incurred from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
The Market Ticker – Heh, Where’s My Durables?
The Foundry – Ready for the Next Trillion-Dollar Bailout?
WSJ – State by State budget gaps (graphic)
Business Week – GIC Says World May See Recession Sooner Than Expected
Wonder How To? – How to suture a wound
Daily Finance – Six reasons to expect slow economic growth ahead
Global Economic Analysis – Durable Goods Orders “Unexpectedly” Sink; How did Economists Blow the Call?
The Daily Bell – The spreading Chinese inflation