They informed, educated and entertained me; articles from the last few days. 11.

What has distracted me from
working 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 excellent 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.

 

Waterworld Reuters Breaking Views

101 Reasons to Go Outside and Look Up in 2015  Slate

The Japanese Deflation Myth and the Yen’s Slump The Cobden Centre

You could be prosecuted over your broadband, thanks to GCHQ Telegraph

 Demise of U.K. Lucky Years Pits Winners Against Losers Bloomberg
 
China’s New(ish) Deal
China Fast-Tracks $1 Trillion in Projects to Spur Growth Bloomberg
Nine Reasons Why We Must Rethink Our Fundamental Beliefs About Stock Investing Valuewalk



Bitcoin exchange Bitstamp suspended after hack  Wired
 
 
Why Is the European Monetary Union Unworkable? Pragmatic Capitalism