Links for you. Science:
NIH’s rapid growth has let in a bunch of riff-raff!
Did Austerity Bring On the Ebola Crisis?
Congress is dissatisfied with NIH’s spending priorities!
The Spider Assassin
Bash Science with Gay AND Fat-shaming? It’s like a rightwing three-fer
Vote all you want. The secret government won’t change. (made a similar point here)
The Hottest Zone: How the media stoked the U.S. Ebola panic
Seven Reasons Poor People Rent to Own Furniture
Why #Gamergaters Piss Me The F*** Off
What if ISIS took Fox News’ advice and tried to weaponize Ebola? A play in one act. (funny)
The day Jon Stewart quit: Why “The Daily Show” isn’t the satire America needs
George Will, Fox News, and the Beginning of an Ebola Conspiracy (what an asshole-Will, that is)
Nation’s Wealthy Places Pour Private Money Into Public Schools, Study Finds
Here’s Some Stupid For Lunch (the anti-stem cell brigade is mucking about in Ebola vaccine research. What could possibly go wrong?)
Today in Ebolanoia: NC assistant principal forced to self-quarantine after visiting part of Africa 3000 miles from Ebola zone
Ebolanoia: The Only Thing We Have to Fear is Ebola Fear Itself
Follies of the Day