1. The wonder that is Ron Artest (this is a must read).
2. Edwin Edwards wants a reality show.
3. Barry Eichengreen jumps the shark. He wants the "Marshall plan for Greece" to finance (and I quote) "building new solar and wind power-generating facilities, in order to turn Greece into a major energy exporter."
Hat tips to Tyler C, Keith G, and ironically, Barry E's own Twitter feed.