Brexit: A State Change Nigh?

If May does not get her vaunted Brexit breakthrough this Wednesday, the UK will have to start passing "no deal" emergency legislation and laying out funds for preparation. Expect the dial to go to 11 if that happens.

Jackpot? A Round-Up of This Season’s California Wildfires (So Far)

By Lambert Strether of Corrente. Last week, there were three (major) California wildfires in the news: The Hill Fire, which destroyed the town of Paradise in Northern California, and the Camp and Woolsey fires in Southern California, which are still burning, not entirely contained. Here is a map: And here is a shot of the […]

2:00PM Water Cooler 11/9/2018

Today's Water Cooler: Sanders, Harris, mid-terms post mortem, ME-02 and ranked choice voting, Atlantic Council on Russia, producer prices, wholesale trade, consumer sentiment, water wars, investors tracking carbon, billionaires, Iowa undergrad union, Apple