Links 11/8/17

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Links for you. Science:

EPA names industry, state officials to advisory boards (“Robert Phalen of the University of California, Irvine is a new science board member. He has argued that current air quality in the United States is too clean for “optimum health.””)
Untreatable Gonorrhea Is Rapidly Spreading. Here’s What You Need to Know
Australia’s national broadband network under relentless attack—by cockatoos
What Happens When You Put 500,000 People’s DNA Online

Other:

Face It: The DNC Was Financially Dependent on the Clinton Campaign, Beginning in 2015 (the smartest take I’ve seen on the whole Brazille thing; don’t let the title dissuade you)
Unofficial rules govern how, where to beg in Boston
Meet David and Betsy, two of Boston’s panhandlers
Trump’s Ghostwriter Says the President Is Now In Survival Mode
Skyscrapers and Land Values: Evidence from Chicago on the Costs of Building Tall Cities
Democrats still toxic in rural America
Why fake news works
The Houston Texans Showed the Power and Dignity of Black Labor
Finance, technology & power
In 2017, It’s Still a Crime to Be Poor
This Right-Wing Sugar Daddy Doesn’t Get Nearly Enough Attention
What Donald Trump Thinks It Takes to Be a Man
Inside story: How Russians hacked the Democrats’ emails
Russia’s Social Media Propaganda Was Hiding in Plain Sight
A Billionaire Destroyed His Newsrooms Out of Spite
President Trump Committed Another Impeachable Offense on Friday
What I Learned From Three Weeks Watching Fox News Nonstop
The indefensible Republican response to the Texas mass shooting
Why billionaires destroy jobs (the phrase capital strike needs to enter the public lexicon)

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3 Responses to Links 11/8/17

  1. So when the agreement was signed everyone, including Bernie Sanders, expected Bernie Sanders to run like Ron Paul.

    As it turned out, he did much better than that. So the DNC should have gone back in time?

  2. realthog says:

    EPA names industry, state officials to advisory boards (“Robert Phalen of the University of California, Irvine is a new science board member. He has argued that current air quality in the United States is too clean for “optimum health.””)
    Untreatable Gonorrhea Is Rapidly Spreading. Here’s What You Need to Know

    A fortuitous juxtaposition.

  3. Why would you link to this Politico story the day after the Democrat ran several points ahead of HRC?

    “Democrats still toxic in rural America
    The party’s candidate for Virginia governor grew up in the rural reaches and boasts a military background. But he’s doing no better than Clinton.”

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