Mid week mouse twitchers

What has been preventing me from
working this morning whilst dunking my plain chocolate oaties into a
frothy cup full of Columbia’s  finest export.

As usual, links do NOT equal endorsements or even views. 

Many

of my post links are from the USA. I find they are better at informing
me on so many subjects and are regularly ahead of the curve when it
comes to the particular topic of discussion.They frequently address a
subject that is highly relevant to the UK but has yet to be broached in
any meaningful form on this side of the Atlantic. The depth of the
articles
are also highly commendable.

Siemens powers trucks like trams with overhead wires Wired


Why I Don’t Call the Police Slate
Can Pedro Sanchez save the PSOE? Michael Pettis Blog

The Ferguson Files

I’m a cop. If you don’t want to get hurt, don’t challenge me. Washington Post 
Does a grand jury mean justice for Michael Brown — or is it a delaying tactic? Vox