— Ezra is hosting "The Rachel Maddow Show" on MSNBC again tonight at 9/8 central. Tune in!

— Google is looking for someone to draw their homepage doodles. Official job title: "doodler."

— "Smart Machines and Long-Term Misery" sounds like a really emo industrial rock album but it's actually a economics paper by Jeffrey Sachs and Laurence Kotlikoff.

— What would a socialist economy actually look like?

— That Taiwanese news crew has a 3D-animated fiscal cliff explainer that's not totally accurate but really funny.