Links To Visit – 07/06/10

Big Peace – Afghan TV Confirms BIGs Scoop: Mullah Omar in Pakistani Custody (Hat Tip: Brian B.)

Phyllis Chesler – Afshan Azad Retracts Nothing

Phyllis Chesler – Wonder Woman the Non-American: How Soon Will She Be Wearing A Burqa?

Inside Costa Rica – Has Costa Rica Rolled Over To The US? (Hat Tip: Jean Stoner)

CBS – TSA to Block “Controversial Opinion” on the Web (Hat Tip: Brian B.) BIG SIS BLOCKS WEBSITES WITH ‘CONTROVERSIAL OPINIONS’

American Thinker – A Clinton Entendre Eulogy (Hat Tip: Curtis Frantz)

examiner.com – Tea Party assembles in Love Park

examiner.com – WSJ: Obama ignored dire warnings about drilling safety

examiner.com – Demint: Lindsey Graham ‘wrong’ on Tea Parties

Fox News – Ex-Official Accuses Justice Department of Racial Bias in Black Panther Case (Hat Tip: Brian B.)

FSM – Why Is This Islamist Group Still Legal In The USA?

Right Side News – Saudi Textbooks Continue to Radicalize Youth (Hat Tip: Brian B.)

The TexasFred Blog – Utah’s Gun Permit Popular With Nonresidents (Hat Tip: Brian B.)

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Financial News Update – 07/06/10

Homeland Security seizes control over BP oil spill website (Hat Tip: Brian B.)

Frazier: Ignore the ‘Experts,’ Stocks Poised to Plunge

CA, NY could close budget gaps without cost

Roubini: Banks Too Big to Fail, Too Big to Bail Out

Cash-strapped Long Beach seeks to tax marijuana

STUDY: Illegals Cost U.S. $113 Billion a Year

Floating Exchange Rates: Scheme to Embezzle the Dollar Balances of Surplus Countries

Libertarians Seek Rahn’s Ideal State

The Hubris of Central Bankers and the Ghosts of Deflation Past

Rogoff: China’s Property Market Collapse Will Hit Banks

Service Growth Gears Down, Stokes Double-Dip Fear

The Government Pay Bonus

Concerns mount about extended unemployment benefits

Rob Bluey: This doctor fights Obamacare one patient at a time

Six Months to Go Until The Largest Tax Hikes in History (Hat Tip: The Anchoress)

Morgan Stanley: We’ve Seen This Exact Same Kind Of Market Before, Back In 1998

Goldman: Our Clients Are Now ‘Uniformly Bearish’ And Scared Of Deflation

Are European Banks Simply Being Allowed To Stress-Test Themselves?

Illinois Has Stopped Paying Bills Even For Essential Services

Roubini: Europe’s Economy Will Stop Growing As Soon As This Year

How China’s New Generation Of Workers Won’t Accept Slave Labor

How To Fix A Sovereign Debt Crisis Without Killing Consumer Spending

Politicians’ Latest Austerity Fad Will Cause The Most Severe Contraction Of Economic Support In Decades

$100 Oil Is Coming Sooner Than You Think

Think Treasury Yields Are Too Low? Get Ready For Bond Bulls To Laugh Even Harder At Us

Unfinished Business: The U.S.-U.K. Defense Trade Cooperation Treaty

The New Civil Wars Within the West (Hat Tip: Brian B.)

Sam’s Club will offer small business loans (Hat Tip: Brian B.)

‘Beastly’ system marking every purchase you make (Hat Tip: Brian B.)

USAonly.US – Gettin America Back In Business (Hat Tip: Brian B.)

Obama’s Cloward-Piven Economic Strategy Working Out As Planned

AgriBank Said to Raise $19.2 Billion in H.K., Shanghai IPO

European Banks’ Hidden Losses May Threaten EU Stress Tests

ISM Non-Manufacturing Index in U.S. Fell to 53.8 in June

Property Bonds Slump Most Since ’09 on Slowdown

U.S. Postal Service Proposes 2-Cent Rise for First-Class Mail

Euro’s Worst to Come, Top Analysts Say

California Banks Pitch `Budget-Impasse Loans’ to State Workers

Evans-Pritchard: It’s Really Starting to Feel Like 1932

Dow Repeats Great Depression Pattern

Investors fear risk of regional defaults

Obama: ‘The great jobs killer’

Merkel Raises German Health Premiums to 15.5% of Gross Pay

Retailers Launch Their Own Stimulus Packages; Offer Loans to Shoppers

California’s Pen$ion Problems

Democrats Add $20B to War Funding Bill


Robert Prechter’s Market Forecast Says ‘Take Cover’

Davidowitz: US Economy a “Complete Disaster”

Struggling and Faltering to Manage Economic Recovery

Fannie-Freddie Bailout Could Cost Taxpayers $1 Trillion

Why Canada’s Housing Market Didn’t Crash

Housing Cheapest in 40 Years, But Buyers Don’t Need to Rush

Stocks Head for Worst Quarter Since March 2009

Tired of Fluctuations, Many are Shedding Stocks

Short Sellers Flag School Stocks

Detroit Three See Auto Sales Drop by More than 10%

Eurozone Jobless Figure at Record High

World Stocks Steady Amid Worries Over US Recovery

Oil Hovers Above $72 in Light of 4th of July Trading

After Drop, Will Stocks Rise? S&P Data Offer Hope

Hungary to Ask for “Precautionary Bailout” from EU and IMF

US Stocks in Precarious Place Given Economic Uncertainty

Bond Rally Reflects Gloom