Monthly Archives: February 2017

Links 2/23/17

Links for you. Science: China bans carfentanil, possible ‘game-changer’ in US opioid epidemic Researchers Use Big-Brother Tech to Spy on Bumblebees Wearable Fitness Devices Don’t Seem to Make You More Fit When Canadian Scientists Were Muzzled by Their Government Other: … Continue reading

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Bogus Voyer

Observed at the corner of 14th and S Streets NW, Logan Circle, D.C.:

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Republican Voters Married The Guy Or Girl You’re Only Supposed To Date

Years ago, in the 1980s, there was a meeting at Democratic Party fundraiser Pamela Harriman‘s house attended by prominent Democratic officials. They were debating whether Democrats should “let Reagan be Reagan”–that is, let him have his way, allow things to … Continue reading

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Links 2/22/17

Links for you. Science: As Obesity Rises, Remote Pacific Islands Plan to Abandon Junk Food CRISPR pioneer muses about long journey from China to pinnacle of American science How mammoth cloning became fake news Ensuring scientific integrity in the Age … Continue reading

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Show Me Your Budget, And…

…I’ll tell you what you value: Trump’s draft budget calls for eliminating these programs (except for the Melania protection).

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Are People Really Going To Move From Clay County, KY To Wash Dishes In D.C.?

Or Boston? Or Austin, TX? From Pew (boldface mine): Most of the United States’ 11.1 million unauthorized immigrants live in just 20 major metropolitan areas, with the largest populations in New York, Los Angeles and Houston, according to new Pew … Continue reading

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Links 2/21/17

Links for you. Science: Pinch Me: In a Washington State lake, two of the most globally invasive crayfish species are duking it out. Should we step in? Vaccine programs are threatened by exemptions, ACA repeal U.S. House Backs New Bid … Continue reading

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