Links 7/23/12

Links for you. Science:

Blaming Evolution for Tragedy (someone remind me why Rick Warren will host another presidential debate?)
Bacteria Outbreak in Northern Europe Due to Ocean Warming
Ant Fight!
Are Jews white?
Boiling Water: The Hidden Cost of Cheap Lobster

Other:

Lincoln High School in Walla Walla, WA, tries new approach to school discipline — suspensions drop 85% (must-read)
“Loss Aversion” to improve test scores (this is utterly insane)
America Is A Violent Country
THE MOLLIFICATION OF MANHATTAN (bank branches are the new urban blight)
Amtrak 2.0: New York to D.C. in 94 Minutes?
Edward Hopper on Met Museum website
Cockburn on Tom Friedman
Evangelical Leaders Blame Liberals, Media For Aurora Shootings, Say Only Christian Victims Will Go To Heaven (of course they do)
The Secret Online Weapons Store That’ll Sell Anyone Anything
Picking on Paul Krugman: Conservatives Have No Problem With Big Government
Mental Accounting and the Microfoundations Wars
What Matt Bai’s Missing in His Analysis of Whether Citizens United is Responsible for the Big Money Explosion (this is one of the good things about blogging–you can cut out the journalist middleman when necessary)
How Corporate Talk Prevails
The dying art of cursive
Officers Offered to “Buy” Cell Phone Footage of Anaheim Police Brutality

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1 Response to Links 7/23/12

  1. someone says:

    Yes, it’s a pity cursive writing is dying. And for the record I can still write way faster in cursive than I can type. Others?

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