Links for you. Science:
Plague-infected prairie dogs prompt shutdowns near Denver. Fleas can spread it to pets and humans.
Tiny ancient amulets of deities, skulls, scarabs, phalluses unearthed in Pompeii
A.I. Is Learning From Humans. Many Humans.
A New Species of Leech Is Discovered Near Washington, D.C.
Top U.S. medical centers roll out DNA sequencing clinics for healthy (and often wealthy) clients
What the next Democratic president should learn from the Trumpocalypse
Why doesn’t the United States have universal health care? The answer has everything to do with race.
Jack Evans threatened Metro officials’ jobs in an effort to conceal ethics violation, documents show
The quiet death of the “white Bernie Bro” attack (not mentioned, but the strong support among Hispanic voters–who are the 2019 version of the archetype New Dealer–is pretty amazing)
No, D.C.’s criminal justice reform efforts don’t go too far
ICE raid separates 4-month-old baby from breastfeeding mom
How Life Became an Endless, Terrible Competition
Biden’s Complicity in Obama’s Toxic Legacy
Native American Forum Focuses On Elizabeth Warren’s Policies, Not DNA Test
Data Leviathan: China’s Burgeoning Surveillance State
We’re doctors, and we’re debunking myths about Medicare for All
The Economist Who Believes the Government Should Just Print More Money
Eight ways the law incentivizes driving
Why Is Joe Rogan So Popular?
DC Ward 2 Council Contributions
Trump shows us again what he thinks of Jews
Dear Israel: Please dump Netanyahu. Your friend, America.
Why the CFO of a Famously Corrupt Company from the 1980s is Working for the Government