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IMF head faces attempted rape charge. Robin Harding, Alan Beattie, Peggy Hollinger, FT. Inexplicable.

The very rich really are different. Roberton Williams, TaxVox. If your income is in the hundreds of millions a year, expect to be taxed at a lower rate. See also: Rich and sort of rich. Andrew Ross Sorkin, NYT. Where did that $250,000 threshold come from?

Mitch Daniels on how libertarians can govern. Jonathan Rauch, The Browser. From July last year, in case you missed it, Daniels recommends some books.

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