Washington: Pay Attention to the Economy

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*+-Robert Reich: Even for Americans with jobs, wages are going nowhere. Basically, the only employers hiring are paying peanuts. McDonalds just announced it would start hiring big time.

On Neo-Tory Counter-Revolutionaries

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*+-Bob Barker: today’s “Conservative Republicans” are a serious, amoral army of ignorant, self-centered, social predators driven by greed and power.

U.S. v China

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*+-Ted Vaill: Some say China has overbuilt in recent years, and is headed for a real estate crash, but others say this is nonsense. We will see…