Links 8/19/16

Links for you. Science:

The FDA Wants To Make It Harder To Buy And Sell Poop
Polio Returns to Nigeria for the First Time in Years
High in their treetop nests, this biologist discovered the truth about eagles
Snails Are Going Extinct: Here’s Why That Matters
Origins of 2009 flu pandemic confirmed to be pigs in Mexico

Other:

Officials Spent Big on Olympics, but Rio Natives Are Paying the Price
Tonight, I was arrested at gunpoint by an Arizona highway patrol officer who threatened to shoot me in the back (twice) in front of my 7-year-old daughter.
Election security as a national security issue
Is Donald Trump’s Endgame the Launch of Trump News?
Keepers of the conservative flame (the image might look familiar)
This Is Why There Are So Many Ties In Swimming
The rise and fall of Gopher
A bit of cash can keep someone off the streets for 2 years or more
Today’s Tech Oligarchs Are Worse Than the Robber Barons
The workers Clinton and Trump should not forget
POURING YOUR HEART AND SOUL
Why American Schools Are Even More Unequal Than We Thought
Is Black Lives Matter turning socialist? (more social democratic, I think)
The American Soul Is a Murderous Soul (interesting)
I Survived ‘Trump’ Magazine—Barely.
Freddie Gray verdict: US police officers who kill rarely get punished, but they might get rich
Don’t buy the hype: The U.S. is not experiencing a terrible new crime wave
A cat watches gymnastics

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