A clever video to help you rewind apathy here
A happy day for all the aid sceptics out there – William Easterly is taking no prisoners on his new ‘Aid Watch’ blog
James Meek in the Guardian on what it feels like to be living and thinking your way through a global meltdown and ponders what it all means for the sum of human happiness
And finally, this is why youtube is great – a young Obama supporter destroys stereotypes during the Obama/Clinton debates, talks serious policy detail and gets a million hits. Life is good.