Welcome to the midweek news. Do you care? Would you rather watch Say Yes to the Dress? Well, sit a spell and see what’s up. You’ll soon be back watching spoiled children choose dresses that equal the cost of a down payment on a house.
Amazon sells a lot of stuff, but they don’t make a lot of money. New York Times
Unemployed? You’re not alone. U.S. jobs numbers are weak sauce for this economy. New York Times
I see London, I see France, I see the NSA spying on Europe’s underpants. BBC
Apple has a thinner iPad. I’m only linking to this because it’s “news.” BBC
Facebook will allow violent video posts, including beheadings, so long as the videos condemn the acts. I’m sure that line was crystal clear in someone’s head, but I doubt it will be so crisp in practice. Al Jazeera
Here’s a story: A Roma couple has been charged with kidnapping. NPR
And now you can watch all the wedding dress shopping that you like.