Twitter Digest: 2011-08-10

  • As a clapping obsessive, I love this: Cultural differences explain synchronized clapping's incidence. ->
  • I've never been part of a discussion involving "smell tests" where metaphorical utility trumped my squeamishness. ->
  • With Citi's Willem Buiter speculating today that all G7 countries will lose their AAA ratings, does that not mean AA is the new AAA? ->
  • My favorite pleonastic email subject from a nitwit brokerage exec today: FRENCH RUMOR..REPEAT RUMOR. ->