Sunday, November 25, 2012

25-Nov-2012 23:46

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

China's Hu warns of enemy within :: President Hu Jintao has said what so many others have been thinking: the Chinese Communist Party is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese grandpa models clothes :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

61-year-old computer springs back to life :: The WITCH is back.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/tech/innovation/witch-computer-restoration/index.html?eref�ition

Self-immolations rise in Tibet :: Almost 80 people have set themselves on fire to protest China's rule, a contrast to the Tunisian act that's seen as a catalyst for Arab Spring.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/asia/china-tibet-self-immolations/index.html?eref�ition

Spain's debate over bailout :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Catalonia's fight for independence :: How should Spain approach Catalonia's desire for independence?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/catalonia-dutch-revolt-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Obama pardons turkeys :: President Obama compares his election and his second term to the two turkeys he pardoned.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/21/bts-obama-turkey-pardon.cnn?eref�ition

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20443777#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Healthy' soda claims to block fat :: A new Pepsi product claims to lower cholesterol and heart disease risk, as CNN's Alex Zolbert reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/zolbert-japan-fat-blocking-soda.cnn?eref�ition

Warning care standards 'slipping' :: The quality of services provided to people across the health and care sectors in England is beginning to suffer, according to the regulator.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20442760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Myth-busting the Christmas adverts :: For many, Christmas just isn't Christmas until the first round of festive TV adverts has been aired. But how much basis in reality do these ads have?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20427021#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World's most pricey parking is... :: Nestled within Hong Kong's dense skyscraper jungle, a $640,000 property sits among some of the world's most expensive commercial and residential spaces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/hong-kong-world-expensive-parking-places/index.html?eref�ition

Digital democracy 'in danger' :: Unless Facebook users fight back, the days of the social network's experiment with democracy may soon come to an end.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/tech/social-media/facebook-democracy/index.html?eref�ition

Black Friday shoppers camp out :: Black Friday shoppers have set up camp outside Best Buy with TVs and play stations to keep them busy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/pkg-best-buy-black-friday-shoppers.wfxg?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Could Catalonia, Spain split up? :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Mexico to be renamed... Mexico? :: It's the one fact about Mexico that you probably didn't know. The country's name is not really Mexico, at least not officially. After gaining independence from Spain in 1821, Mexico officially became the "Mexican United States."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/americas/mexico-name-change/index.html?eref�ition

Investor eyes S. African mines :: A Chinese investor is hoping to profit from turmoil in South Africa's mining industry, CNN's Nkepile Mabuse reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/mabuse-safrica-china-mine-investor.cnn?eref�ition

Watch CNN's 'Secrets in the Ice' :: Greenland's ice sheet is the second largest ice mass in the world, but it's melting at an alarming rate say climate researchers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/greenland-ice-secrets-promo/index.html?eref�ition

How Tetra Pak took over the world :: CNN's Nick Glass explores the history and technology of the Swedish company that changed the way we think about food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/make-create-innovate-tetra-pak.cnn?eref�ition

Court row over US pupil tracker :: A court challenge delays plans to expel a Texan student for refusing to wear a radio tag that tracks her movements.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20461752#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Style bible's most controversial model? :: With her doe eyes, razor-sharp cheek bones, flowing jet black locks and the most talked-about rump in the business, it's no wonder she's on the cover of arguably the world's most prestigious fashion magazine.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/sport/black-caviar-vogue-australia-model-cover/index.html?eref�ition

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 23 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 23 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20461253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Palestinians face battle from within :: "It was Hamas' rockets, not Abbas' diplomacy," that once again put the spotlight on the Palestinian issue -- but at the expense of internal unity, says longtime U.S. State Department adviser Aaron David Miller.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/meast/gaza-palestinians/index.html?eref�ition

25-Nov-2012 23:46 10

Making Playgrounds More Challenging :: Increasingly, playground planners and manufacturers are designing equipment and play spaces that introduce greater risk, or at least a perception of risk, to encourage physical activity.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323852904578129221567348776.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

The Scientific Blind Spot :: Knowledge is less a canon than a consensus. David A. Shaywitz reviews Samuel Arbesman's "The Half-Life of Facts."
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324894104578113590368047244.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Must-Have Job Skills in 2013 :: For employees who want to get ahead, flexibility, productivity, communications skills and a strong personal brand will be essential.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324735104578118902763095818.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Stuart Leavenworth: Big money again seeks to hijack a California election - Sacramento Bee :: http://www.sacbee.com/2012/10/28/4941767/stuart-leavenworth-big-money-again.html

Egypt's Islamist Coup :: The Muslim Brotherhood's man claims more power than Mubarak had.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324851704578137253727025648.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

China Aircraft Carrier Passes Landmark :: China has passed a landmark in the development of its first fully functional aircraft carrier with the first successful landing of a jet fighter on the newly launched vessel while it was at sea.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324469304578140832227759230.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Catalan Voters Endorse Autonomy :: Residents of Spain's Catalonia region voted in regional parliamentary elections that will gauge the strength of an independence push that threatens to further destabilize one of Europe's largest ailing economies.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324469304578140661908998182.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Bangladesh Factory Fire Kills 120 :: At least 120 people died after a fire swept through an eight-story garment factory near the Bangladesh capital, Dhaka.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323330604578140871172985126.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

West Brom: When Winning Makes No Sense :: An early run by an unlikely Premier League team has statisticians baffled and old-school observers in love.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323330604578141052823064958.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Our Man in Kabul? :: For the U.S. and its allies, Afghanistan is now a two-front war: a military struggle against the Taliban and a bitter political rift with the Afghan president.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324352004578133310058615852.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Grown-Up Take on the Snack Cake :: One chef's recipe for Hostess cupcakes calls for bittersweet chocolate-glazed, coffee-laced devil's food with a white chocolate mousse center.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323852904578129171392996966.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The 10 Coziest Hotels in America :: Our top getaways for becoming reacquainted with the endangered art of slowing down—ideally near a fireplace, and in supersoft slippers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578121351304302488.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Tax Moves to Make Now :: As the 'fiscal cliff' looms, year-end tax planning is more important than ever. Here's what you need to do.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324712504578131562431726842.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Opinion: Is This the End? :: Whether in 50 or 100 or 200 years, there's a good chance that New York City will sink beneath the sea.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/25/opinion/sunday/is-this-the-end.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Here Comes the Regulatory Flood :: Costly rules held up for the election are about to roll over the economy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324439804578115001809986588.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Cost of Dropping Out :: The rising cost of a college education is hitting one group especially hard: the millions of students who drop out without earning a degree.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324595904578117400943472068.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: Family, Friends, Health and Freedom :: What we're thankful for in this season of gratitude.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324352004578133513311164782.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Jenkins: None Dare Call It Default :: A nicer term for what's about to sock the middle class is 'entitlement reform.'
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324352004578136931848743300.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated) :: The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated)
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2105432,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Using Science to Ward Off the 'Yips' :: Robert Goldberg, a Ph.D. in cognitive neuroscience, has designed iPhone app to measure stress while golfing.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323713104578131423140115896.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Election loss has Republicans seeking common ground with Democrats - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-gop-20121123,0,2510788.story

The few wealthy individuals who bankroll most California propositions - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/opinion-la/la-ol-california-propositions-munger-soros-joseph-20121101,0,1175415.story


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25-Nov-2012 22:46

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

China's Hu warns of enemy within :: President Hu Jintao has said what so many others have been thinking: the Chinese Communist Party is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese grandpa models clothes :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

61-year-old computer springs back to life :: The WITCH is back.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/tech/innovation/witch-computer-restoration/index.html?eref�ition

Self-immolations rise in Tibet :: Almost 80 people have set themselves on fire to protest China's rule, a contrast to the Tunisian act that's seen as a catalyst for Arab Spring.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/asia/china-tibet-self-immolations/index.html?eref�ition

Spain's debate over bailout :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Catalonia's fight for independence :: How should Spain approach Catalonia's desire for independence?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/catalonia-dutch-revolt-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Obama pardons turkeys :: President Obama compares his election and his second term to the two turkeys he pardoned.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/21/bts-obama-turkey-pardon.cnn?eref�ition

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20443777#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Healthy' soda claims to block fat :: A new Pepsi product claims to lower cholesterol and heart disease risk, as CNN's Alex Zolbert reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/zolbert-japan-fat-blocking-soda.cnn?eref�ition

Warning care standards 'slipping' :: The quality of services provided to people across the health and care sectors in England is beginning to suffer, according to the regulator.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20442760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Myth-busting the Christmas adverts :: For many, Christmas just isn't Christmas until the first round of festive TV adverts has been aired. But how much basis in reality do these ads have?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20427021#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World's most pricey parking is... :: Nestled within Hong Kong's dense skyscraper jungle, a $640,000 property sits among some of the world's most expensive commercial and residential spaces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/hong-kong-world-expensive-parking-places/index.html?eref�ition

Digital democracy 'in danger' :: Unless Facebook users fight back, the days of the social network's experiment with democracy may soon come to an end.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/tech/social-media/facebook-democracy/index.html?eref�ition

Black Friday shoppers camp out :: Black Friday shoppers have set up camp outside Best Buy with TVs and play stations to keep them busy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/pkg-best-buy-black-friday-shoppers.wfxg?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Could Catalonia, Spain split up? :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Mexico to be renamed... Mexico? :: It's the one fact about Mexico that you probably didn't know. The country's name is not really Mexico, at least not officially. After gaining independence from Spain in 1821, Mexico officially became the "Mexican United States."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/americas/mexico-name-change/index.html?eref�ition

Investor eyes S. African mines :: A Chinese investor is hoping to profit from turmoil in South Africa's mining industry, CNN's Nkepile Mabuse reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/mabuse-safrica-china-mine-investor.cnn?eref�ition

Watch CNN's 'Secrets in the Ice' :: Greenland's ice sheet is the second largest ice mass in the world, but it's melting at an alarming rate say climate researchers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/greenland-ice-secrets-promo/index.html?eref�ition

How Tetra Pak took over the world :: CNN's Nick Glass explores the history and technology of the Swedish company that changed the way we think about food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/make-create-innovate-tetra-pak.cnn?eref�ition

Court row over US pupil tracker :: A court challenge delays plans to expel a Texan student for refusing to wear a radio tag that tracks her movements.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20461752#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Style bible's most controversial model? :: With her doe eyes, razor-sharp cheek bones, flowing jet black locks and the most talked-about rump in the business, it's no wonder she's on the cover of arguably the world's most prestigious fashion magazine.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/sport/black-caviar-vogue-australia-model-cover/index.html?eref�ition

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 23 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 23 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20461253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Palestinians face battle from within :: "It was Hamas' rockets, not Abbas' diplomacy," that once again put the spotlight on the Palestinian issue -- but at the expense of internal unity, says longtime U.S. State Department adviser Aaron David Miller.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/meast/gaza-palestinians/index.html?eref�ition

25-Nov-2012 22:46 10

Making Playgrounds More Challenging :: Increasingly, playground planners and manufacturers are designing equipment and play spaces that introduce greater risk, or at least a perception of risk, to encourage physical activity.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323852904578129221567348776.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

The Scientific Blind Spot :: Knowledge is less a canon than a consensus. David A. Shaywitz reviews Samuel Arbesman's "The Half-Life of Facts."
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324894104578113590368047244.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Learning to Love Volatility :: In a world that constantly throws big, unexpected events our way, we must learn to benefit from disorder, writes Nassim Nicholas Taleb.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324735104578120953311383448.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Must-Have Job Skills in 2013 :: For employees who want to get ahead, flexibility, productivity, communications skills and a strong personal brand will be essential.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324735104578118902763095818.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Stuart Leavenworth: Big money again seeks to hijack a California election - Sacramento Bee :: http://www.sacbee.com/2012/10/28/4941767/stuart-leavenworth-big-money-again.html

Catalan Voters Endorse Autonomy :: Residents of Spain's Catalonia region voted in regional parliamentary elections that will gauge the strength of an independence push that threatens to further destabilize one of Europe's largest ailing economies.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324469304578140661908998182.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

China Aircraft Carrier Passes Landmark :: China has passed a landmark in the development of its first fully functional aircraft carrier with the first successful landing of a jet fighter on the newly launched vessel while it was at sea.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324469304578140832227759230.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Bangladesh Factory Fire Kills 120 :: At least 120 people died after a fire swept through an eight-story garment factory near the Bangladesh capital, Dhaka.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323330604578140871172985126.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Grown-Up Take on the Snack Cake :: One chef's recipe for Hostess cupcakes calls for bittersweet chocolate-glazed, coffee-laced devil's food with a white chocolate mousse center.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323852904578129171392996966.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The 10 Coziest Hotels in America :: Our top getaways for becoming reacquainted with the endangered art of slowing down—ideally near a fireplace, and in supersoft slippers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578121351304302488.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Tax Moves to Make Now :: As the 'fiscal cliff' looms, year-end tax planning is more important than ever. Here's what you need to do.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324712504578131562431726842.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Opinion: Is This the End? :: Whether in 50 or 100 or 200 years, there's a good chance that New York City will sink beneath the sea.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/25/opinion/sunday/is-this-the-end.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Hector "Macho" Camacho (1962-2012) :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?im21a28d7175dc115d85441094ae5e7b

Here Comes the Regulatory Flood :: Costly rules held up for the election are about to roll over the economy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324439804578115001809986588.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Cost of Dropping Out :: The rising cost of a college education is hitting one group especially hard: the millions of students who drop out without earning a degree.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324595904578117400943472068.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: Family, Friends, Health and Freedom :: What we're thankful for in this season of gratitude.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324352004578133513311164782.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Grover Norquist: Washington Enemy No. 1 :: The man who enforces the no-new-taxes pledge is under fire like never before. Why he still expects Republicans will hold the line.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324352004578137112355225342.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Jenkins: None Dare Call It Default :: A nicer term for what's about to sock the middle class is 'entitlement reform.'
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324352004578136931848743300.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated) :: The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated)
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2105432,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Egypt's Islamist Coup :: The Muslim Brotherhood's man claims more power than Mubarak had.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324851704578137253727025648.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Using Science to Ward Off the 'Yips' :: Robert Goldberg, a Ph.D. in cognitive neuroscience, has designed iPhone app to measure stress while golfing.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323713104578131423140115896.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Election loss has Republicans seeking common ground with Democrats - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-gop-20121123,0,2510788.story

The few wealthy individuals who bankroll most California propositions - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/opinion-la/la-ol-california-propositions-munger-soros-joseph-20121101,0,1175415.story


10

25-Nov-2012 21:45

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

China's Hu warns of enemy within :: President Hu Jintao has said what so many others have been thinking: the Chinese Communist Party is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese grandpa models clothes :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

61-year-old computer springs back to life :: The WITCH is back.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/tech/innovation/witch-computer-restoration/index.html?eref�ition

Self-immolations rise in Tibet :: Almost 80 people have set themselves on fire to protest China's rule, a contrast to the Tunisian act that's seen as a catalyst for Arab Spring.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/asia/china-tibet-self-immolations/index.html?eref�ition

Spain's debate over bailout :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Catalonia's fight for independence :: How should Spain approach Catalonia's desire for independence?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/catalonia-dutch-revolt-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Obama pardons turkeys :: President Obama compares his election and his second term to the two turkeys he pardoned.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/21/bts-obama-turkey-pardon.cnn?eref�ition

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20443777#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Healthy' soda claims to block fat :: A new Pepsi product claims to lower cholesterol and heart disease risk, as CNN's Alex Zolbert reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/zolbert-japan-fat-blocking-soda.cnn?eref�ition

Warning care standards 'slipping' :: The quality of services provided to people across the health and care sectors in England is beginning to suffer, according to the regulator.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20442760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Myth-busting the Christmas adverts :: For many, Christmas just isn't Christmas until the first round of festive TV adverts has been aired. But how much basis in reality do these ads have?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20427021#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World's most pricey parking is... :: Nestled within Hong Kong's dense skyscraper jungle, a $640,000 property sits among some of the world's most expensive commercial and residential spaces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/hong-kong-world-expensive-parking-places/index.html?eref�ition

Digital democracy 'in danger' :: Unless Facebook users fight back, the days of the social network's experiment with democracy may soon come to an end.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/tech/social-media/facebook-democracy/index.html?eref�ition

Black Friday shoppers camp out :: Black Friday shoppers have set up camp outside Best Buy with TVs and play stations to keep them busy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/pkg-best-buy-black-friday-shoppers.wfxg?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Could Catalonia, Spain split up? :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Mexico to be renamed... Mexico? :: It's the one fact about Mexico that you probably didn't know. The country's name is not really Mexico, at least not officially. After gaining independence from Spain in 1821, Mexico officially became the "Mexican United States."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/americas/mexico-name-change/index.html?eref�ition

Investor eyes S. African mines :: A Chinese investor is hoping to profit from turmoil in South Africa's mining industry, CNN's Nkepile Mabuse reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/mabuse-safrica-china-mine-investor.cnn?eref�ition

Watch CNN's 'Secrets in the Ice' :: Greenland's ice sheet is the second largest ice mass in the world, but it's melting at an alarming rate say climate researchers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/greenland-ice-secrets-promo/index.html?eref�ition

How Tetra Pak took over the world :: CNN's Nick Glass explores the history and technology of the Swedish company that changed the way we think about food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/make-create-innovate-tetra-pak.cnn?eref�ition

Court row over US pupil tracker :: A court challenge delays plans to expel a Texan student for refusing to wear a radio tag that tracks her movements.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20461752#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Style bible's most controversial model? :: With her doe eyes, razor-sharp cheek bones, flowing jet black locks and the most talked-about rump in the business, it's no wonder she's on the cover of arguably the world's most prestigious fashion magazine.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/sport/black-caviar-vogue-australia-model-cover/index.html?eref�ition

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 23 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 23 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20461253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Palestinians face battle from within :: "It was Hamas' rockets, not Abbas' diplomacy," that once again put the spotlight on the Palestinian issue -- but at the expense of internal unity, says longtime U.S. State Department adviser Aaron David Miller.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/meast/gaza-palestinians/index.html?eref�ition

25-Nov-2012 21:45 Charles

Charles Munger, Jr.: 'No Plans to Run More Initiatives' - Fox and Hounds Daily :: http://www.foxandhoundsdaily.com/2012/11/charles-munger-jr-no-plans-to-run-more-initiatives/

Charles Munger Jr. drops another $13 million to fight tax initiative and boost ... - San Jose Mercury News :: http://www.mercurynews.com/california-budget/ci_21865681/charles-munger-jr-drops-another-13-million-fight

Molly Munger, Charles Munger Jr., Wealthy Siblings, Become Force In California ... - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/26/molly-munger-charles-munger_n_2025012.html

The Roundup: Charles Munger contributes $13 million; CalPERS v. San ... - Sacramento Bee (blog) :: http://blogs.sacbee.com/the_state_worker/2012/10/the-roundup-charles-munger-contributes-13-million-calpers-v-san-bernardino.html

Stop Charles Munger Jr. from Buying California's Election - AlterNet :: http://www.alternet.org/election-2012/stop-charles-munger-jr-buying-californias-election


Charles

25-Nov-2012 20:44

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

China's Hu warns of enemy within :: President Hu Jintao has said what so many others have been thinking: the Chinese Communist Party is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese grandpa models clothes :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

61-year-old computer springs back to life :: The WITCH is back.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/tech/innovation/witch-computer-restoration/index.html?eref�ition

Self-immolations rise in Tibet :: Almost 80 people have set themselves on fire to protest China's rule, a contrast to the Tunisian act that's seen as a catalyst for Arab Spring.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/asia/china-tibet-self-immolations/index.html?eref�ition

Spain's debate over bailout :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Catalonia's fight for independence :: How should Spain approach Catalonia's desire for independence?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/catalonia-dutch-revolt-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Obama pardons turkeys :: President Obama compares his election and his second term to the two turkeys he pardoned.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/21/bts-obama-turkey-pardon.cnn?eref�ition

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20443777#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Healthy' soda claims to block fat :: A new Pepsi product claims to lower cholesterol and heart disease risk, as CNN's Alex Zolbert reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/zolbert-japan-fat-blocking-soda.cnn?eref�ition

Warning care standards 'slipping' :: The quality of services provided to people across the health and care sectors in England is beginning to suffer, according to the regulator.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20442760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Myth-busting the Christmas adverts :: For many, Christmas just isn't Christmas until the first round of festive TV adverts has been aired. But how much basis in reality do these ads have?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20427021#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World's most pricey parking is... :: Nestled within Hong Kong's dense skyscraper jungle, a $640,000 property sits among some of the world's most expensive commercial and residential spaces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/hong-kong-world-expensive-parking-places/index.html?eref�ition

Digital democracy 'in danger' :: Unless Facebook users fight back, the days of the social network's experiment with democracy may soon come to an end.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/tech/social-media/facebook-democracy/index.html?eref�ition

Black Friday shoppers camp out :: Black Friday shoppers have set up camp outside Best Buy with TVs and play stations to keep them busy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/pkg-best-buy-black-friday-shoppers.wfxg?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Could Catalonia, Spain split up? :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Mexico to be renamed... Mexico? :: It's the one fact about Mexico that you probably didn't know. The country's name is not really Mexico, at least not officially. After gaining independence from Spain in 1821, Mexico officially became the "Mexican United States."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/americas/mexico-name-change/index.html?eref�ition

Investor eyes S. African mines :: A Chinese investor is hoping to profit from turmoil in South Africa's mining industry, CNN's Nkepile Mabuse reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/mabuse-safrica-china-mine-investor.cnn?eref�ition

Watch CNN's 'Secrets in the Ice' :: Greenland's ice sheet is the second largest ice mass in the world, but it's melting at an alarming rate say climate researchers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/greenland-ice-secrets-promo/index.html?eref�ition

How Tetra Pak took over the world :: CNN's Nick Glass explores the history and technology of the Swedish company that changed the way we think about food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/make-create-innovate-tetra-pak.cnn?eref�ition

Court row over US pupil tracker :: A court challenge delays plans to expel a Texan student for refusing to wear a radio tag that tracks her movements.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20461752#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Style bible's most controversial model? :: With her doe eyes, razor-sharp cheek bones, flowing jet black locks and the most talked-about rump in the business, it's no wonder she's on the cover of arguably the world's most prestigious fashion magazine.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/sport/black-caviar-vogue-australia-model-cover/index.html?eref�ition

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 23 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 23 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20461253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Palestinians face battle from within :: "It was Hamas' rockets, not Abbas' diplomacy," that once again put the spotlight on the Palestinian issue -- but at the expense of internal unity, says longtime U.S. State Department adviser Aaron David Miller.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/meast/gaza-palestinians/index.html?eref�ition

25-Nov-2012 20:44 Charles

Charles Munger, Jr.: 'No Plans to Run More Initiatives' - Fox and Hounds Daily :: http://www.foxandhoundsdaily.com/2012/11/charles-munger-jr-no-plans-to-run-more-initiatives/

Charles Munger Jr. drops another $13 million to fight tax initiative and boost ... - San Jose Mercury News :: http://www.mercurynews.com/california-budget/ci_21865681/charles-munger-jr-drops-another-13-million-fight

Molly Munger, Charles Munger Jr., Wealthy Siblings, Become Force In California ... - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/26/molly-munger-charles-munger_n_2025012.html

The Roundup: Charles Munger contributes $13 million; CalPERS v. San ... - Sacramento Bee (blog) :: http://blogs.sacbee.com/the_state_worker/2012/10/the-roundup-charles-munger-contributes-13-million-calpers-v-san-bernardino.html

Stop Charles Munger Jr. from Buying California's Election - AlterNet :: http://www.alternet.org/election-2012/stop-charles-munger-jr-buying-californias-election


Charles

25-Nov-2012 19:43

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

China's Hu warns of enemy within :: President Hu Jintao has said what so many others have been thinking: the Chinese Communist Party is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese grandpa models clothes :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

61-year-old computer springs back to life :: The WITCH is back.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/tech/innovation/witch-computer-restoration/index.html?eref�ition

Self-immolations rise in Tibet :: Almost 80 people have set themselves on fire to protest China's rule, a contrast to the Tunisian act that's seen as a catalyst for Arab Spring.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/asia/china-tibet-self-immolations/index.html?eref�ition

Spain's debate over bailout :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Catalonia's fight for independence :: How should Spain approach Catalonia's desire for independence?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/catalonia-dutch-revolt-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Obama pardons turkeys :: President Obama compares his election and his second term to the two turkeys he pardoned.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/21/bts-obama-turkey-pardon.cnn?eref�ition

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20443777#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Healthy' soda claims to block fat :: A new Pepsi product claims to lower cholesterol and heart disease risk, as CNN's Alex Zolbert reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/zolbert-japan-fat-blocking-soda.cnn?eref�ition

Warning care standards 'slipping' :: The quality of services provided to people across the health and care sectors in England is beginning to suffer, according to the regulator.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20442760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Myth-busting the Christmas adverts :: For many, Christmas just isn't Christmas until the first round of festive TV adverts has been aired. But how much basis in reality do these ads have?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20427021#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World's most pricey parking is... :: Nestled within Hong Kong's dense skyscraper jungle, a $640,000 property sits among some of the world's most expensive commercial and residential spaces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/hong-kong-world-expensive-parking-places/index.html?eref�ition

Digital democracy 'in danger' :: Unless Facebook users fight back, the days of the social network's experiment with democracy may soon come to an end.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/tech/social-media/facebook-democracy/index.html?eref�ition

Black Friday shoppers camp out :: Black Friday shoppers have set up camp outside Best Buy with TVs and play stations to keep them busy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/pkg-best-buy-black-friday-shoppers.wfxg?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Could Catalonia, Spain split up? :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Mexico to be renamed... Mexico? :: It's the one fact about Mexico that you probably didn't know. The country's name is not really Mexico, at least not officially. After gaining independence from Spain in 1821, Mexico officially became the "Mexican United States."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/americas/mexico-name-change/index.html?eref�ition

Investor eyes S. African mines :: A Chinese investor is hoping to profit from turmoil in South Africa's mining industry, CNN's Nkepile Mabuse reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/mabuse-safrica-china-mine-investor.cnn?eref�ition

Watch CNN's 'Secrets in the Ice' :: Greenland's ice sheet is the second largest ice mass in the world, but it's melting at an alarming rate say climate researchers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/greenland-ice-secrets-promo/index.html?eref�ition

China passports claim ownership of South China Sea and Taiwan - The Guardian :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNG5VcxDGjenKjZn8YnqzJNlFNWTnw&url=http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/nov/23/china-passports-ownership-sea-taiwan

How Tetra Pak took over the world :: CNN's Nick Glass explores the history and technology of the Swedish company that changed the way we think about food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/make-create-innovate-tetra-pak.cnn?eref�ition

Court row over US pupil tracker :: A court challenge delays plans to expel a Texan student for refusing to wear a radio tag that tracks her movements.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20461752#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Style bible's most controversial model? :: With her doe eyes, razor-sharp cheek bones, flowing jet black locks and the most talked-about rump in the business, it's no wonder she's on the cover of arguably the world's most prestigious fashion magazine.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/sport/black-caviar-vogue-australia-model-cover/index.html?eref�ition

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 23 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 23 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20461253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

25-Nov-2012 19:43 Charles

Charles Munger, Jr.: 'No Plans to Run More Initiatives' - Fox and Hounds Daily :: http://www.foxandhoundsdaily.com/2012/11/charles-munger-jr-no-plans-to-run-more-initiatives/

Charles Munger Jr. drops another $13 million to fight tax initiative and boost ... - San Jose Mercury News :: http://www.mercurynews.com/california-budget/ci_21865681/charles-munger-jr-drops-another-13-million-fight

Molly Munger, Charles Munger Jr., Wealthy Siblings, Become Force In California ... - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/26/molly-munger-charles-munger_n_2025012.html

The Roundup: Charles Munger contributes $13 million; CalPERS v. San ... - Sacramento Bee (blog) :: http://blogs.sacbee.com/the_state_worker/2012/10/the-roundup-charles-munger-contributes-13-million-calpers-v-san-bernardino.html

Stop Charles Munger Jr. from Buying California's Election - AlterNet :: http://www.alternet.org/election-2012/stop-charles-munger-jr-buying-californias-election


Charles

25-Nov-2012 18:42

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

China's Hu warns of enemy within :: President Hu Jintao has said what so many others have been thinking: the Chinese Communist Party is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese grandpa models clothes :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

61-year-old computer springs back to life :: The WITCH is back.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/tech/innovation/witch-computer-restoration/index.html?eref�ition

Self-immolations rise in Tibet :: Almost 80 people have set themselves on fire to protest China's rule, a contrast to the Tunisian act that's seen as a catalyst for Arab Spring.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/asia/china-tibet-self-immolations/index.html?eref�ition

Spain's debate over bailout :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Catalonia's fight for independence :: How should Spain approach Catalonia's desire for independence?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/catalonia-dutch-revolt-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Obama pardons turkeys :: President Obama compares his election and his second term to the two turkeys he pardoned.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/21/bts-obama-turkey-pardon.cnn?eref�ition

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20443777#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Healthy' soda claims to block fat :: A new Pepsi product claims to lower cholesterol and heart disease risk, as CNN's Alex Zolbert reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/zolbert-japan-fat-blocking-soda.cnn?eref�ition

Warning care standards 'slipping' :: The quality of services provided to people across the health and care sectors in England is beginning to suffer, according to the regulator.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20442760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Review hails citizen scientists :: A review of more than 230 "citizen science" projects says the involvement of volunteers offers "high value to research, policy and practice".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20445296#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Myth-busting the Christmas adverts :: For many, Christmas just isn't Christmas until the first round of festive TV adverts has been aired. But how much basis in reality do these ads have?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20427021#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World's most pricey parking is... :: Nestled within Hong Kong's dense skyscraper jungle, a $640,000 property sits among some of the world's most expensive commercial and residential spaces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/hong-kong-world-expensive-parking-places/index.html?eref�ition

Digital democracy 'in danger' :: Unless Facebook users fight back, the days of the social network's experiment with democracy may soon come to an end.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/tech/social-media/facebook-democracy/index.html?eref�ition

Black Friday shoppers camp out :: Black Friday shoppers have set up camp outside Best Buy with TVs and play stations to keep them busy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/pkg-best-buy-black-friday-shoppers.wfxg?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Could Catalonia, Spain split up? :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Mexico to be renamed... Mexico? :: It's the one fact about Mexico that you probably didn't know. The country's name is not really Mexico, at least not officially. After gaining independence from Spain in 1821, Mexico officially became the "Mexican United States."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/americas/mexico-name-change/index.html?eref�ition

Investor eyes S. African mines :: A Chinese investor is hoping to profit from turmoil in South Africa's mining industry, CNN's Nkepile Mabuse reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/mabuse-safrica-china-mine-investor.cnn?eref�ition

Watch CNN's 'Secrets in the Ice' :: Greenland's ice sheet is the second largest ice mass in the world, but it's melting at an alarming rate say climate researchers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/greenland-ice-secrets-promo/index.html?eref�ition

How Tetra Pak took over the world :: CNN's Nick Glass explores the history and technology of the Swedish company that changed the way we think about food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/make-create-innovate-tetra-pak.cnn?eref�ition

Court row over US pupil tracker :: A court challenge delays plans to expel a Texan student for refusing to wear a radio tag that tracks her movements.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20461752#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Style bible's most controversial model? :: With her doe eyes, razor-sharp cheek bones, flowing jet black locks and the most talked-about rump in the business, it's no wonder she's on the cover of arguably the world's most prestigious fashion magazine.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/sport/black-caviar-vogue-australia-model-cover/index.html?eref�ition

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 23 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 23 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20461253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

25-Nov-2012 18:42 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Morsi's Moment :: The latest Israeli-Hamas conflict was as much a test for Egypt as anyone.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/25/opinion/sunday/friedman-morsis-moment.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Lincoln, Liberty and Two Americas :: One-party control in a majority of the states may allow the pursuit of wildly partisan agendas. What will that do to the nation as a whole?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/24/opinion/blow-lincoln-liberty-and-two-americas.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: America's Failed Palestinian Policy :: The United States' policies toward Israelis and Palestinians have only increased the incentives for using violence.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/23/opinion/americas-failed-palestinian-policy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Grand Old Planet :: That Marco Rubio interview in GQ was just another sign of how the Republican Party prefers to suppress scientific evidence if it contradicts faith.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/23/opinion/krugman-grand-old-planet.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Why We Love Politics :: The new movie about Abraham Lincoln is a rare celebration of the paradoxical nobility of politics, its high vision often realized precisely through less-than-noble means.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/23/opinion/brooks-why-we-love-politics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

25-Nov-2012 17:41

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

China's Hu warns of enemy within :: President Hu Jintao has said what so many others have been thinking: the Chinese Communist Party is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese grandpa models clothes :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

61-year-old computer springs back to life :: The WITCH is back.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/tech/innovation/witch-computer-restoration/index.html?eref�ition

Self-immolations rise in Tibet :: Almost 80 people have set themselves on fire to protest China's rule, a contrast to the Tunisian act that's seen as a catalyst for Arab Spring.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/asia/china-tibet-self-immolations/index.html?eref�ition

Spain's debate over bailout :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Catalonia's fight for independence :: How should Spain approach Catalonia's desire for independence?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/catalonia-dutch-revolt-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Obama pardons turkeys :: President Obama compares his election and his second term to the two turkeys he pardoned.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/21/bts-obama-turkey-pardon.cnn?eref�ition

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20443777#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Healthy' soda claims to block fat :: A new Pepsi product claims to lower cholesterol and heart disease risk, as CNN's Alex Zolbert reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/zolbert-japan-fat-blocking-soda.cnn?eref�ition

Warning care standards 'slipping' :: The quality of services provided to people across the health and care sectors in England is beginning to suffer, according to the regulator.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20442760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Review hails citizen scientists :: A review of more than 230 "citizen science" projects says the involvement of volunteers offers "high value to research, policy and practice".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20445296#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Myth-busting the Christmas adverts :: For many, Christmas just isn't Christmas until the first round of festive TV adverts has been aired. But how much basis in reality do these ads have?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20427021#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World's most pricey parking is... :: Nestled within Hong Kong's dense skyscraper jungle, a $640,000 property sits among some of the world's most expensive commercial and residential spaces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/business/hong-kong-world-expensive-parking-places/index.html?eref�ition

Digital democracy 'in danger' :: Unless Facebook users fight back, the days of the social network's experiment with democracy may soon come to an end.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/tech/social-media/facebook-democracy/index.html?eref�ition

Black Friday shoppers camp out :: Black Friday shoppers have set up camp outside Best Buy with TVs and play stations to keep them busy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/pkg-best-buy-black-friday-shoppers.wfxg?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Could Catalonia, Spain split up? :: Al Goodman reports on the toll of the economic crisis in Spain's Catalonia region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/22/goodman-economic-crisis-catalonia.cnn?eref�ition

Mexico to be renamed... Mexico? :: It's the one fact about Mexico that you probably didn't know. The country's name is not really Mexico, at least not officially. After gaining independence from Spain in 1821, Mexico officially became the "Mexican United States."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/world/americas/mexico-name-change/index.html?eref�ition

Investor eyes S. African mines :: A Chinese investor is hoping to profit from turmoil in South Africa's mining industry, CNN's Nkepile Mabuse reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/mabuse-safrica-china-mine-investor.cnn?eref�ition

Watch CNN's 'Secrets in the Ice' :: Greenland's ice sheet is the second largest ice mass in the world, but it's melting at an alarming rate say climate researchers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/greenland-ice-secrets-promo/index.html?eref�ition

How Tetra Pak took over the world :: CNN's Nick Glass explores the history and technology of the Swedish company that changed the way we think about food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/22/make-create-innovate-tetra-pak.cnn?eref�ition

Court row over US pupil tracker :: A court challenge delays plans to expel a Texan student for refusing to wear a radio tag that tracks her movements.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20461752#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Style bible's most controversial model? :: With her doe eyes, razor-sharp cheek bones, flowing jet black locks and the most talked-about rump in the business, it's no wonder she's on the cover of arguably the world's most prestigious fashion magazine.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/sport/black-caviar-vogue-australia-model-cover/index.html?eref�ition

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 23 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 23 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20461253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition