from Data Dive:

Weekend links for wanderlusters, couch surfers, cooks and tinfoil hatters

January 23, 2015

Once again, Data Dive has scoured the Web for weekend links of amusing interest. Enjoy the best of the week that was:

from Breakingviews:

More Wall Street CEO cash is hint for shareholders

January 23, 2015

By Antony Currie

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Mark Jones:

Weekend links for wanderlusters, couch surfers, cooks and tinfoil hatters http://t.co/qvAaO56yZD

January 23, 2015

Weekend links for wanderlusters, couch surfers, cooks and tinfoil hatters http://t.co/qvAaO56yZD

from Reuters FYI:

Space Mountain – with a side of measles

January 23, 2015

Balloons of Mickey Mouse are carried down main street at Disneyland in Anaheim, California, March 11, 2011. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Balloons of Mickey Mouse are carried down main street at Disneyland in Anaheim, California, March 11, 2011. REUTERS/Mike Blake

from Data Dive:

Of capital gains, taxes and income inequality

January 23, 2015

On Monday the anti-poverty charity Oxfam reported that the top 80 of the most wealthy people in the world have the same worth as the poorest 3.5 billion, and predicted that by 2016 the richest one percent would own more than half the world's wealth. Data from Forbes show that 35 of those top 80 are American, and it is safe to say that they did not get there by working overtime at their respective job sites.

from Mark Jones:

Of capital gains, taxes and income inequality http://t.co/0qn21zD40f

January 23, 2015

Of capital gains, taxes and income inequality http://t.co/0qn21zD40f

from The Human Impact:

After Obama, NY governor takes stand for transgender rights

January 23, 2015

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This week was nothing short of historic for the Americans who are lesbian, gay, bisexual and, in particular, transgender.

from Mark Jones:

In Japan, some blame the victims for Islamic State hostage crisis http://t.co/VcMNiOR9Dg

January 23, 2015

In Japan, some blame the victims for Islamic State hostage crisis http://t.co/VcMNiOR9Dg

from The Great Debate:

Likely victors in Greek election may pull nation out of eurozone

By John Kallianiotis
January 23, 2015

Opposition leader and head of radical leftist Syriza party Tsipras waves at supporters during a campaign rally in central Athens

Opposition leader and head of radical leftist Syriza party Alexis Tsipras during a campaign rally in central Athens, January 22, 2015. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

from Breakingviews:

Review: The Mad Men are watching you

January 23, 2015

By Martin Langfield

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.