The Politicus Pulse – July 11, 2011

Jul 11 2011 Published by under Uncategorized

Welcome to the Politicus Pulse. Here are the links you need to see to get your day started off right. Consider this a cup of coffee for your mind.

Instant Music Gratification (NYT)

A state of imposed ignorance was as native to pop culture nerds of the 20th century as it is foreign to those of the on-demand 21st.

No, We Can’t? Or Won’t? (NYT)

Our failure to create jobs is a choice rationalized by an ever-shifting set of excuses.

Federal Debt: Too Little Revenue or Too Much Spending? (The Big Picture)

Guess what the cause of the debt is …… ?

Report: EU to Consider Greek Default (Calculated Risk)

Is the EU finally getting religion?

Michelle Bachmann is Running For President on a Pro-Slavery, Anti-Porn Platform? (Baratunde)

I saw a headline about Bachmann signing some pledge calling for the ban of pornography. I thought, “Well, she just lost half her base.” Then I read the complete pledge and found that it is full of far more amazing language than just the porn reference.

Today’s Tune:

Guns of Brixton – The Clash

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