Obama's 2008 campaign rhetoric on deficit reduction, versus reality: Conservatism Is Calling
U.S. Winter-Wheat Condition Worst in 27 Years as Drought Lingers . (Thanks to B.B. for the link.)
Biggest NY harbor oil terminal resumes partial operations
Items from The Economatrix:
More Tungsten-Core Gold Bars Are Turning Up
Consumer Spending In US Increases 0.8% As Incomes Climb
State Budgets In Jeopardy As Nation Nears "Fiscal Cliff"
The $100 Billion Storm: 17 Things You Need To Know About Hurricane Sandy