Links 11/20/19

Links for you. Science:

Three cows vanished during Hurricane Dorian. Months later, they’ve been found chilling on an island miles from shore.
Millennials’ Health Deteriorating, Projected Mortality Rates Higher Than GenX; “Deaths of Despair” a Major Culprit
Why using genetic risk scores on embryos is wrong
Scientists Should Stop Naming Species after Awful People
How Tech From Australia Could Prevent California Wildfires and PG&E Blackouts


The hardest thing for certain kinds of Dems to come to terms with is that they will not spend the rest of their lives fighting a basically normal political party over tax rates and social expenditures and abortion. (excellent)
My First Term Plan for Reducing Health Care Costs in America and Transitioning to Medicare for All
Harm to D.C.’s image will only grow as long as Jack Evans clings to council seat.
The Billionaire Class Created Their Own Wealth Tax. It Failed.
No other president would have survived defrauding veterans’ charities
You Must Never Vote for Bloomberg
Michael Bloomberg’s Ego Is an Agent of Socialist Change
Child Abusers Run Rampant as Tech Companies Look the Other Way
Most Americans don’t realize state funding for higher ed fell by billions
Big Business Is Overcharging You $5,000 a Year
Zadie Smith on fighting the algorithm: ‘If you are under 30, and you are able to think for yourself right now, God bless you’
After push from Energy Secretary Rick Perry, backers got huge gas deal in Ukraine
Payday Lenders Suffer Rare Attack of Honesty: In Arizona, the industry has a bill that would block minimum wage increases, because when people don’t have money, they need short-term loans.
More than ever, Democratic presidential hopefuls want to take on pharma. Here’s how they’d do it
Here’s Why It’s a Bad Idea to Sue John Oliver
Bullshit jobs: why they exist and why you might have one
Sanders meets with Hispanic lawmakers
The DCCC Would Never Target NRCC Chair Tom Emmer, But That Isn’t Stopping Ian Todd
“Is there any economic limit to the size of the debt in relation to national income? There isn’t, is there? … That’s right, isn’t it? The deficit can be any size, the debt can be any size, provided they don’t cause inflation. Everything else is just talk”—JFK to James Tobin
Trump aides retaliated against State staffer of Iranian descent, probe finds

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