Monthly Archives: July 2017

D.C. Has Boot Scrapers

No, I’m not referring to Trump administration spokesmen. As I noted a while ago, many older houses in Boston have maintained their boot scrapers: Back in the days of yore, when streets were covered with ‘mud’ (a euphemism for a … Continue reading

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With A New Slogan, The Democratic Party Begins To Slowly Shift

Certainly, the new Democratic Party rebranding effort is not very good. However, it might–emphasis on might–mean that the Democratic professional class is slowly coming around. Consider the following: •Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) says that single-payer healthcare is on … Continue reading

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Links 7/23/17

Links for you. Science: Trump’s Pick For EPA Post Writes “Science-Bible Stories” And Has Ties To The Chemical Industry The Meat Industry Refuses to Track Drugs on America’s Farms—and It’s Making Superbugs Worse F.D.A. Panel Recommends Approval for Gene-Altering Leukemia … Continue reading

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Our Authoritarian President Doesn’t Know How Our Health Insurance System Works

Il Trumpe (boldface mine): Speaking aboard the USS Gerald R. Ford, Trump extolled the virtues of the “wonderful, beautiful but very, very powerful” nuclear-powered warship — “We will win, win, win,” he said, “we will never lose” — but also … Continue reading

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Links 7/22/17

Links for you. Science: If kids are responsible for climate change … What City Ants Can Teach Us About Species Evolution And Climate Change Why wasn’t Mark Zuckerberg allowed to meet with Glacier’s climate expert? Senate budgetmakers move to keep … Continue reading

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Democrats Devise Dumb Slogan

More brilliance from the Stupidest Political Party in Recorded History™ (boldface mine): “A member of Congress told me Democrats big 2018 slogan, which is set to be released Monday. It’s: ‘Better Skills, Better Jobs, Better Wages’” tweeted Vox congressional reporter … Continue reading

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In Case You Missed It…

…a week of Mad Biologist links: Sort Of Good News For NIH Republicans Want You To Pay More State Taxes A Book Question There Are Two Kinds Of Anti-Trump Conservatives The Heart Of All Evil In American Politics Stereotyping NIMBYs … Continue reading

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