Assorted links by Tyler Cowen August 1, 2013 at 2:34 pm in 1. Why is the U.S. Passport Office in New York so efficient? 2. Robert Bellah has passed away. 3. Films Stanley Kubrick liked. 4. Cloned quarter horses win antitrust suit. 5. The Chinese are scalping Genius Bar appointments. 6. India’s short-term yield goes vertical at 10% and foreign funds are leaving equities.