Links 12/9/19

Links for you. Science:

Samoa shuts down in unprecedented battle against measles crisis (anti-vaccinationism is self-correcting, though the promulgators of this idiocy rarely pay the price)
What’s behind the spike in death rates among young adults in Minnesota?
China’s Genetic Research on Ethnic Minorities Sets Off Science Backlash
The Deep Sea
WHO Calls Measles Outbreaks Cases Across The Globe A ‘Collective Failure’


The Republicans’ Star Impeachment Scholar Is a Shameless Hack
Pete Buttigieg is bad news
This Republican Impeachment Argument Is a Catch-22 of Stupid
Pelosi Will Impeach, and John Roberts’ Role Will Loom Large
Mayor Pete Just Broke Charles P. Pierce’s First Law of Economics
Almost half of Fox News viewers believe baseless Russian claim that Ukraine meddled in 2016
California Bans Insurers From Dropping Policies Made Riskier by Climate Change
To make himself look good, Buttigieg bashes Democrats with GOP talking point on national deficit
Metro shows six “fantasy maps” for the Blue and Silver lines
The Pro-Choice Movement Has Won the Culture War
This Highly Organized Right-Wing Militia Is an Ominous Portent
We need to hold the Kremlin responsible for its 2018 cyberattack on the Olympics
High School Football Players Took a Knee Before a Game, and Opposing ‘Fans’ Threw Trash at Them
The Disappearance of John M. Ford
Revolution & #Resistance: The Life and Times of Lauren Duca
Why Political Pundits Are Obsessed with Hidden Moderates
Why Racists (and Liberals!) Keep Writing for Quillette
Propaganda, Anti-propaganda
How I Won a Florida Swing Seat as a Proud Abortion-Rights Supporter
Dynamic pricing for the Expressway

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