Links 1/24/16

Links for you. Science:

Italian research group subject of data fabrication probe
A Whig History of CRISPR
Importation of Fosfomycin Resistance fosA3 Gene to Europe
Obama’s big bet on science: It’s about far more than a cancer ‘moonshot’ (the last paragraph is key)
The Big Search to Find Out Where Dogs Come From

Other:

Betting worth billions. Elite players. Violent threats. Covert messages with Sicilian gamblers. And suspicious matches at Wimbledon. Leaked files expose match-fixing evidence that tennis authorities have kept secret for years.
Texas Patriot Movement Member Killed As Militia Drama Turns Deadly
Feds face harassment from extremists related to Oregon takeover
Commentary on Commentary on Sanders’s Single Payer National Health Insurance Proposal (also worth noting that Clinton hasn’t detailed how she will pay for her healthcare changes)
Paul Kirk’s Remarks (former DNC chair endorses Sanders)
Study: Minimum Wage Increases Don’t Hurt the Restaurant Industry
The Pakistani Dystopia
79-Year-Old Bird Watcher Takes Down Oregon Militant With Old High School Wrestling Move (““We’re hoping this is an isolated incident and we’re asking the elderly not to knock any more militants on their ass,” said the grinning FBI agent.”)
Howard Dean, Now Employed by Health Care Lobby Firm, Opposes Bernie Sanders on Single-Payer
The Fact That Triumph Actually Paid For This Ad Is Magnificent
Jon Chait Can’t Stop Wringing His Hands Over Paying College Athletes
The politics of the deficit are utterly backward (my thoughts here)
Myth of the Middle Class: Most Americans Don’t Even Have $1,000 in Savings
Why English writers accept being treated like dirt

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