Reason Morning Links: The Fretful Fed, the Decline of Dubai, and the Metro Mess


• Ben Bernanke seems worried about efforts to eat into the Fed's powers.

• Obama will miss his deadline to declassify old military and intelligence documents.

• Some details come out about tomorrow's Afghan escalation.

• Swiss voters have passed a ban on building minarets.

• Dubai continues to collapse.

• Pollsters find a substantial enthusiasm gap between Democrats and Republicans.

• The D.C. Metro has had another crash.

• And speaking of crashes: If you want to talk about the whole Tiger Woods thing, this is your thread.