Economics and Investing:

Want Precious Metals? Forget Mines, Go to Landfills. (A hat tip to Diana V. for the link.)

C.D.V. sent this: As More Cities Go Broke, Is Muni Crisis Finally Here?

G.G. sent this: Arizona Police Bust The Biggest Counterfeit Coupon Ring Ever

Also from G.G., a piece about Ka-Bar: Inside The Company That’s Made Knives For The Marines Since World War II

Items from The Economatrix:

Mish’s Global Economic Trend:  Global Collapse in Auto Sales Coming Up

Why The LIBOR Scandal Matters:  Destruction of Confidence to the Nth Degree

Was Gold Manipulated Like LIBOR Rates?