Readings: California, Mining, AIG, Botox, etc.

A few links from my weekly weekend reading column at TheStreet:

  • The botox economy self-administers topical debt medication (Source)
  • Germany Said to Accept EU Loan Compromise for Greece (Source)
  • A special report on America’s economy: Time to rebalance (Source)
  • China is investing in small Australian mining companies, creating a class of superrich entrepreneurs.(Source)
  • The Fall of AIG: The Untold Story (Source)
  • California Beats Predictions for Revenue Again, Comptroller Says (Source)
  • Why the U.S. recovery will be bigger, faster, and stronger than economists and politicians expect (Source)
  • Two naturalists begin an 1800-mile, five-month walk around post-glacial Lake Superior (Source)