Three MoJo stories we’re liking today:
1) Shock and Audit: The Hidden Defense Budget
Mother Jones dissected the defense budget so you don’t have to. You thought $600 toilet seats were bad? Here’s how the Pentagon really spends money. Read more.
2) China Corners the Keffiyeh Market
How did a pro-Palestine American hipster trend force the last Palestinian keffiyeh maker to shutter his business? Read more.
3) 98% of Eco Products Not Eco
A study of 4,000 “eco-friendly” consumer products found rampant greenwashing among almost all of them. Will Congress clamp down on misleading claims? Read more.
Plus: Check out the comments on Kevin’s “Obama Derangement Syndrome Watch” post.