Best of the Web: 14-10-14, nr 1086

Good morning. Things turn sour…

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-10-13/manic-buying-turns-panic-selling-illiquid-stocks-plunge-5-month-lows

On the misplaced hope that Germany will spend Europe out of the crisis
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http://www.businessinsider.com/germany-against-the-world-2014-10

Some thoughts on Chinese local government debt
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http://soberlook.com/2014/10/chinas-local-government-debt-binge.html

The rich, the ultra-rich and those who earn even more…
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http://www.businessinsider.com/where-the-worlds-ultra-high-net-worth-live-2014-10

Cool chart, completely useless though
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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-10-13/what-happens-when-someone-desperate-sell-750-million-stocks

On buybacks.
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http://www.ritholtz.com/blog/2014/10/buybacks-money-well-spent/

A study from the Dutch Central Bank on current account adjustments…
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Nursing granny with a robot. Coming near you before too long…
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http://robohub.org/nursing-grandma-with-a-robot/

Where do the most muslims/christians/jews/hindus live?
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http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-10-13/half-worlds-christians-live-these-11-nations

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