In case you haven’t seen it, this post from the onion pretty well sums up the week. We have to say, though, the law enforcement responses have been really amazing. It kind of brings back one’s faith in government… well, in public servants. Not so much in NRA-sponsored politicians. They still suck.
Sad about death, destruction, and random bombings? Hit reload at emergency kitten.
A good article from get rich slowly on how financial literacy classes don’t really work.
Fretful porpentine with some awesome art.
Bro says, “I guess my baby sister is cool. Or whatever,” from offbeat families.
Offbeat home loves on libraries.
OMG from academic cog.
Reassigned time talks about what life after tenure is like. We hope more folks will chime in.
Microsoft excel error used in a conference paper to justify economic policy. (Refereeing would not have found the excel error, btw.) From arstechnica.
SBC comics explains how extremists screw up communication.
Finally, if you haven’t checked out our Ask the Grumpies from yesterday, TRS could still use some advice (she adds info in the comments, as well).
We were in this week’s carnival of personal finance.