Links for you. Science:
The Government Created This Zika Vaccine. Why Should Big Pharma Reap the Profits?
EPA administrator Scott Pruitt’s new slogan is nonsense
Gwyneth Paltrow shows that the Quantum Xrroid Consciousness Interface was ahead of its time, as NASA slaps down Goop
More U.S. counties are finding mosquitoes that can spread Zika
Ancient oak’s youthful genome surprises biologists
This, Right Here. This Is Where Obama Choked. The American people had damn near an absolute right to know this information
‘That White Boy ’Bout to Lose’: The Inescapable Racial Politics of the Ga. 6th Special Election
Obama’s secret struggle to punish Russia for Putin’s election assault (how anyone can still believe at this point there wasn’t interference in the 2016 elections escapes me. That doesn’t mean we still don’t need better Democrats)
FBI Fired Sebastian Gorka for Anti-Muslim Diatribes (this blog’s Favorite Nazi)
Elections officials outgunned in Russia’s cyberwar against America
The Rise of Rural Incarceration: Local jails in smaller counties are seeing enormous growth. A new report explains why.
Building of the Week: Eastern Market (almost destroyed for a freeway)
Metro’s schedules aren’t as realistic as they should be
How many people will Obamacare and AHCA kill?
Why Is Syria Hell on Earth? Here’s the Ugly but True Answer (good history)
State Department Will Leave Anti-Semitism Monitoring Office Unstaffed
LOL Nothing Matters
IF ONLY WE HAD AN INSTITUTION THAT WOULD INFORM US ABOUT SUCH ALARMING DEVELOPMENTS
It Is Humanly Impossible to Be a Good Newspaper Columnist
Problems with charter schools that you won’t hear Betsy DeVos talk about
Restaurant closings energize debate about Cleveland Park’s future
Pearson Botches Mississippi Testing [Again]; Mississippi Immediately Severs Contract
Memo Shows Watergate Prosecutors Had Evidence Nixon White House Plotted Violence