Links 10/12/13

Links for you. Science:

Sponges help coral reefs thrive in ocean deserts
In pain, girl waits for government to open
Antibacterial Everything Really Is a Bad Idea
There’s a Major Foodborne Illness Outbreak and the Government’s Shut Down
Canada’s Postdocs Happy With Research, Dissatisfied With Pay and Status

Other:

The Debt Ceiling Crisis And The Failure Of The Establishment (must-read)
Their Real Goal: To Make Us All So Cynical About Government, We Give Up (excellent)
Philanthropists Lend $10M to Reopen Shuttered Head Start Centers
Fewer, Better Tests Can Boost Student Achievement
What the U.S. Government Has to Do With Your Popcorn Shrimp: The shutdown again offers a window into the workings of dry government agencies: 90 percent of America’s seafood imports are now going uninspected.
Catholic Bishops To House: Shut Down The Government Unless We Get Our Way On Birth Control (un-fucking-believable)
Washington’s warring brothers: This month’s battles over the budget and the Tea Party Republicans’ fanaticism about the health care law obscure the two parties’ common commitment to austerity.
The Tyranny Of Obamacare Explained Through My Own Eyes
If you want Dems to capitulate to GOP, then you want Cuomo in 2016
Obamacare: I Have the Dish
The Food Stamp Vaccine
Not “Both Sides,” Now: Why False Equivalence Matters in the Shutdown Showdown

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