Links I liked

1. Indiana Jones move over: has Robert Mugabe found the Lost Ark of the covenant?

2. Alex de Waal reviews Paul Collier’s new book

3. Quote of the week, from a conservative Polish politician: “We didn’t pay 37 million zlotys for the largest elephant house in Europe to have a gay elephant live there.”

4. As if GM doesn’t have enough troubles, can it be sued for complicity in Apartheid?

5. Can you blog by fiat? The Kazak Prime Minister Karim Massimov has ordered his ministers to start blogging. The result is here (via PSD).