Links 1/15/16

Links for you. Science:

Dissection of sleazy, dishonest AR shillery posing as journalism
Millions of Small Asteroids That Could Threaten Our World Remain Uncatalogued
A Reprieve for Fungus-Battered Frogs
Largest Wildlife Census in History Makes Waves in Conservation
Do hand dryers spread viruses in public bathrooms?

Other:

TO THE SELF-RIGHTEOUS GUN OWNER: WHEN DID WE ASK YOU TO PLAY VIGILANTE ON OUR BEHALF? (excellent)
Open Carry Texans with legal guns now have to prove they have legal guns in ironic twist of fate
Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump, and the Many Faces of Populism
Will States Swap Standards-Based Tests for SAT, ACT?
Koch Brothers Sneak Anti-Wind Op-Ed Past New York Times
Paul Graham has accidentally explained everything wrong with Silicon Valley’s world view
Hillary Clinton’s paid family and medical leave “plan” isn’t actually a plan
Congress Can’t Stay Silent on the Oregon Standoff
Texas governor Greg Abbott wants to put a bunch of conservative policies in the Constitution
Not The Onion: Guns officially OK to take into Texas state psychiatric hospitals
What School Segregation Looks Like: One teacher grew up in an integrated system and became the North Carolina’s teacher of the year. Now he wonders about the future for his students, who are growing up in an increasingly divided system
At This Point, Rahm Emanuel Is Basically a David Simon Character. And Rick Snyder, too.
Overheard in D.C.: Stomach Pain
‘Catfishing’ over love interest might have spurred U-Va. gang-rape debacle
Homeland Security Looked Past Antigovernment Movement, Ex-Analyst Says
The forgotten way African Americans stayed safe in a racist America (pretty sure lots of people in D.C. and other Southern cities know what the Green Book is)
Wow, the Republicans really don’t understand how they created Donald Trump

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