Today's links to get you thinking—
Dark side of a hero: Famous rescuer of Hurricane Katrina faces murder charges in New Orleans. Zeitoun.
A Polish tell-all, Taiwanese romance, Slovakian homosexuals, Bahrain & Bucharest, Mali & Nepal, 200 languages with bestsellers to match. 50 shades of bestsellers.
Rancid, repellent, repugnant—"willfully offensive" and that's just the review.
Those Olympic records. Better training? Hi-nutrition diets? Hi-tech equipment? Smarter coaches? Or is something else responsible for those dazzling track and pool performances? Engineered for success.
An addition to the growing list of digital weapons. Meet Gauss: the latest word in cyberwar.