Links for you. Science:
The Silence of the Bugs
Family Release Regarding the Passing of Apollo, Skylab Astronaut Alan Bean
Fear and failure: How Ebola sparked a global health revolution
Alan Bean, the fourth human to walk on the Moon, has died
Hepatitis A Now Hits Nashville And There Is Not Enough Vaccine
Purge Charter School Advocates from the Democratic Party
Everyone Is Missing A Key Reason The U.S. Birth Rate Is Declining
The Long Journey to Remember One of History’s Worst Lynching Massacres
Yes, Alexa is recording mundane details of your life, and it’s creepy as hell
Democrats Who Voted to Roll Back Banking Regulations Took Lots of Money From Banks
Trump Is Openly Looting the Country And There’s No One to Stop Him
Have You Ever Seen Someone Be Killed? A single data point that complicates how we think about who is in prison.
Democrats propose funding teacher pay raises by canceling tax cuts for the wealthy
Study says pharma mergers result in fewer new medicines
I’ve been thinking about the intersection of race and sports a lot lately, thanks to the NFL, and thinking about all the white sports fans I know who squirm at the very idea of racial protests at the events they like to watch. These fans are a very particular type.
A note on tabloid coverage in NYC. I’m partially with the mayor on this one.
Who Did Playboy Model Shera Bechard Really Have an Affair With?
Dana Rohrabacher: It’s OK to Not Sell Homes to Gay People
Stunning Oval Office leak: Aides fight in front of Trump — about leaks (this is pathological, and you know Trump loves this)
A Surprising Reason to Worry About Low Birth Rates
The Engagement-Maximization Presidency
Ivanka Trump Wins China Trademarks, Then Her Father Vows to Save ZTE