Sunday, June 28, 2009

Alan Greenspan puppet (link roundup)

Alan Greenspan puppet by Ellen Rixford for the cover of Institutional Investor. Via.

And a few more links:

1. 700 New York city public school teachers are paid to do nothing.

2. Relatedly, an audit revealed 257 "ghosts" on the Detroit Public Schools payroll.

3. In other Detroit news, this week, Monica Conyers, the chairwoman of the Detroit City Council and wife of House Judiciary Committee Chairman John Conyers (D-Mich.), pled guilty Friday to federal bribery charges.

4. Tree House restaurant built to advertise the Yellow Pages.

*Previously: Violent commercials starring proto-Muppets.

*Buy puppets at eBay.