A few links from my weekly Weekend Reading column:
- Is the party about to end in Brazil?
- The current ardor for declinism feels overdone
- Russian troops dig canal around Sarov nuclear base as wildfires grow
- Coffeehouses unplugging Internet access to reconnect with customers
- The world’s least expensive cities in 2010
- Chip industry in midst of boom
- Dan Loeb, You’re Boring Me