From the Archives: 8/7/2012 Edition

Cashing a fake check

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/93a47a62-daf0-11e1-8074-00144feab49a.html#axzz22s1PCNYD

and printing your own money

http://www.indianapolismonthly.com/features/Story.aspx?ID=1725808

 

The rebirth of the American Arcade

http://arstechnica.com/gaming/2012/08/the-surprising-stealth-rebirth-of-the-american-arcade/

 

Small Investors Vs. High Speed Traders

http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2012/08/07/small-investors-vs-high-speed-traders/

 

The financial world gets a less scrupulous class of law breakers

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/07/nyregion/in-the-financial-world-a-less-scrupulous-class-of-lawbreaker.html?_r=1

 

People w/o facebook accounts are suspicious

http://www.forbes.com/sites/kashmirhill/2012/08/06/beware-tech-abandoners-people-without-facebook-accounts-are-suspicious/

 

The North Koreans will be around forever

http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2012/08/the-long-history-of-wrongly-predicting-north-koreas-collapse/260769/

 

Syria

http://www.strategypage.com/qnd/syria/articles/20120807.aspx

 

Best Buy’s new Savior

http://dealbreaker.com/2012/08/best-buy-founder-looking-for-graceful-confusing-exit/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+dealbreaker+%28Dealbreaker%29

 

What is a Proof

http://mathbabe.org/2012/08/06/what-is-a-proof/

 

 

OLYMPICS!!!!

 

The golden Ratio In Olympic Medals

http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2012/08/the-golden-ratio-the-one-number-that-describes-how-mens-world-records-compare-with-womens/260758/

and Andy Murray

http://www.grantland.com/story/_/id/8239137/andy-murray-roger-federer-oddness-olympic-tennis

And Nick Skeleton

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/olympics/equestrianism/9457376/Nick-Skelton-gold-medal-rider-defies-age-and-broken-bones.html

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