My news, my all-consuming news, is that I’m going back to school. But there is so much more going on in the world that I’m poking my head out of the whirl of orientation and figuring out where to get my student ID.
Syria: Will we or won’t we? It’s like the world’s worst romantic comedy. New York Times
U.S. house prices continue to rise. But before that makes you feel rich, remember that wages are still stagnant. Which means you probably can’t afford a house anyway. BBC
Facebook talks (somewhat) openly about what the government wanted from them. NPR
The Fort Hood suspect rests his case. The Guardian
The Yosemite rim fire threatens San Francisco resources. The Guardian
What’s horrifying you this week?