Monthly Archives: November 2017

Links 11/30/17

Links for you. Science: Why Is This Bacterium Hiding in Human Tumors? Public Health Economic Burden Associated with Two Single Measles Case Investigations — Colorado, 2016–2017 Sea life beneath Antarctic ice shelf is changing, and warming may be why Lightning … Continue reading

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Cool Disco Dan

In memoriam of one of D.C.’s old-school taggers (observed at the corner of T Street and Florida Ave. NW, Shaw, D.C.):

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The Problem With Grand Anti-Trump Coalitions: All Give And No Take

Jeet Heer describes a supposed centrist anti-Trump coalition (boldface mine): To some centrists and liberals, Kristol’s ideological crisis presents a political opportunity. If many erstwhile conservatives are opposed to Trump, why not form a broad anti-Trump coalition that crosses old … Continue reading

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Links 11/29/17

Links for you. Science: This Ivy League Scientist Did A Bunch Of Food Surveys And Somehow Got The Same Number Of Responses Each Time ‘Gene Drives’ Are Too Risky for Field Trials, Scientists Say Parrots And Politics Collide In Tasmania’s … Continue reading

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The Lord Is Unhappy

Observed at the corner of 18th and Church Streets NW, Dupont Circle, D.C.:

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We Also Need To Help Urban Businesses

I recently finished Jeremiah Moss’ Vanishing New York. One very important point is how local businesses, which are often not high-end, are critical to maintaining the character of local neighborhoods, and to keeping them affordable. Unfortunately, due to high and … Continue reading

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Links 11/28/17

Links for you. Science: Sex matters in experiments on party drug — in mice A Calculated Decision: Why John Urschel Chose Math Over Football Death by Killer Algae The anti-vaccine movement’s influence may be waning Before heading offshore, herpes researcher … Continue reading

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