Links 11/9/12

Links for you. Science:

After Two Years Scientists Still Can’t Solve Belly Button Mystery, Continue Navel-Gazing
Chelation trial results come under fire
The Puffin Charmer: By thinking like a social bird, Stephen Kress brought puffins back to the United States.
Make science your obedient servant (vintage ad, 1946)
New carnivorous harp sponge discovered in deep sea


Did they really think only old white men would hear the dogwhistles? (must-read)
Boehner, McConnell refuse to take President’s election-night call: The first lesson of the 2nd term (nothing has changed)
Obama and the New Spirit of Capitalism (must-read)
Reid Says “We’re Not Going to Mess With Social Security”
White People Mourning Romney
What Occupy Did to 2012, What It Will Do to 2013
What’s FiveThirtyEight Good For?: The Inevitable Nate Silver Backlash
Why Americans Actually Voted For A Democratic House (must-read)
Ohio’s GOP Secretary of State Already Has A Plan To Rig The 2016 Election For Republicans
Tiger Jumping on the Sofa
Asian-Americans destroy the “maker/taker” narrative
Will Obama not only take us over the fiscal cliff but also keep us there?
I Write Letters (To the Person Who Filmed the Now-Infamous Mitt Romney 47% Video)
The Scariest Jobs Chart, Private-Sector Edition

This entry was posted in Lotsa Links. Bookmark the permalink.