Links 1/16/20

Links for you. Science:

Ecstasy and absolution: As a teenager, he went to prison for selling ecstasy, but now his MDMA research is debunking the bad science that got him there
Alligators in the Abyss: Part 2
June Bacon-Bercey, 90, Pathbreaking Meteorologist, Is Dead
Initial genome release of novel coronavirus
Feces from a giant kettle of vultures is disrupting CBP communications on the US-Mexico border (forget activism and lawsuits, we need corrosive vomit!)


Trump tells evangelical rally he will put prayer in schools
This One Footnote Proves the Latest Obamacare Ruling Is Pure Partisan Hackery (pack the courts)
Still Making Us Crazy After All These Years
Rail ridership is up, bus ridership may be leveling off, and we can learn all this from a new Metro data tool (tool is here)
The Federal Government Still Hasn’t Paid D.C. For Trash Pickup During Last Year’s Shutdown, Norton Says
Two States. Eight Textbooks. Two American Stories.
While Bernie Sanders has always stood up for African Americans, Joe Biden has repeatedly let us down
How Local Dems Plan To Win Back Obama/Trump Counties In 2020
Joker’s Oscar Nominations Are a Joke
The origins behind some of the neighborhood names in America’s capital city
Nevada’s Largest Teachers Union Is Endorsing Bernie Sanders
Amid Iran Crisis, Democratic Primary Voters Most Trust Biden on Foreign Relations (interesting since it puts the “don’t knows” in context)
Trump and the Mad Negotiator Approach
Why Bernie Sanders Is Electable, Too: Against Trump, Vermont independent bests other Democrats among key demographic groups (and it’s not the groups you’re thinking of)
When Being Jewish Means Being Afraid
How the Health Insurance Industry (and I) Invented the ‘Choice’ Talking Point
Why Do Micromobility Companies Keep Losing Money?
St. Louis’s top prosecutor, claiming a racist conspiracy, is suing the city under a law created to fight the Ku Klux Klan
What Voters Want in 2020
Another Timothy Geithner Scandal

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1 Response to Links 1/16/20

  1. Victoria Leonard says:

    Great Iowa Dems article. Thanks.
    BTW, how is the Dupont Circle metro station cooling working out?

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