Links for you. Science:
Two Sad Ironies In Florida Passing Its ‘Anti-Science’ Law
New Florida law lets any resident challenge what’s taught in science classes
Red team, blue team
A new frontier for diamond mining: The ocean (because what we need is more destruction of ocean floor habitats, for something for which there is an artificially induced shortage)
It’s Time We Retire The Invented Distinction Between Political Belief And Personal Character
OH FOR TWO (important point)
The Time I Got Recruited to Collude with the Russians (drip, drip, drip; must-read)
What’ll It Be for the New York Diner? (excellent)
Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Claims to Relieve Taxpayers—but It’s a Sleight of Hand
One deep reason why the USA does not have a sane way to pay for health care for all (because many don’t want this)
Emojis, Journalism, and Why Being Cute Isn’t Work
Trump No Longer Seems Able to Hide His Raw Misogyny. Good.
California Single-Payer Organizers Are Deceiving Their Supporters. It’s Time to Stop.
YES, THE COLIN KAEPERNICK THING IS ABOUT POLITICS
The Case for Paying Less Attention to Donald Trump
D.C.’s Minimum Wage Goes Up To $12.50
Trump Oppo Group Sought Hacked Clinton Emails, Even If They Came From the Russians
Russian-Funded News Station Replaces Bluegrass on 105.5 FM
And Now the Trump Presidency Begins to Fail for Real
The 26-year fight over Klingle Road is the story of a changed and changing D.C.
Cleaning Toilets for Jesus