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Must-Read Op-Eds for Friday, May 25, 2012

05/25/12 10:43AM

EGOS AND IMMORALITYBY PAUL KRUGMANNEW YORK TIMESThink about where we are right now, in the fifth year of a slump brought on by irresponsible bankers. The bankers themselves have been bailed out, but the rest of the nation continues to suffer terribly, with long-term unemployment still at levels not seen since the Great Depression, with a whole... read more

Morning Headlines: Friday, May 25

05/25/12 05:49AM

Here's a look at the stories we're following right now. What are you reading this morning?Man arrested in 1979 disappearance of NYC boyObama: Romney's speech 'a cow pie of distortion'In Egypt's elections, politics is a new family affairObama fares worse among struggling whitesRomney begins quiet push for African... read more

Economic slowdown in China and a 'bogus'...

Economic slowdown in China and a 'bogus' Bain war

05/24/12 08:00PM

A slowdown in the Chinese economy could have rippled effects across the globe, Columbia University's Dr. Jeffrey Sachs tells Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski. Sachs, fresh from a trip to China, discusses the country's economy. Bloomberg Businessweek... watch

New baby leads writer on quest to be an ...

New baby leads writer on quest to be an 'average guy'

05/24/12 08:00PM

When Time columnist Joel Stein learned he and his wife were expecting a baby boy, he set out on a quest to become an "average guy." Stein went to boot camp, worked with firefighters, and battled a former UFC champion. What did Stein learn? "Being a man... watch

Must-Read Op-Eds for Thursday, May 24, 2012

05/24/12 10:35AM

LETTER FROM FMR. SEN. ALAN SIMPSON TO CALIFORNIA ALLIANCE FOR RETIRED AMERICANSMy suggestion to you - an honest one - read the damn report. The Moment of Truth - 67 pages, and then tell me if we're not doing the right thing with Social Security. What a wretched group of seniors you must be to use the faces of the very people that we are... read more

Morning Headlines: Thursday, May 24

05/24/12 05:42AM

Here's a look at the stories we're following right now. What are you reading this morning?Fishermen fear effects of BP oil spill may be far from overWill election move Egypt away from US?Colin Powell: I have 'no problem' with gay marriageHP to cut 27000 jobsAfter scandal, did Secret Service cut corners in probe?Has recall... read more

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