Links 7/19/20

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Links for you. Science:

COVID-19 screening strategies that permit the safe re-opening of college campuses
D.C. has tested 13,706 blood samples. Only 809 carried coronavirus antibodies. (four times the number of people who have tested positive by PCR)
Arizona reopened too fast. Epidemiologists knew it, but we couldn’t stop it.
Israeli Data Show School Openings Were a Disaster That Wiped Out Lockdown Gains: Of 1,400 Israelis diagnosed with COVID-19 last month, 657 (47 percent) were infected in schools. Now 2,026 students, teachers, and staff have it, and 28,147 are quarantined.
Crabs are chomping salt marshes down to Florida

Other:

If you think real men don’t wear masks, you’re more likely to get coronavirus (lol)
2020 at-large Council candidates tackle questions about homelessness, DC’s budget, and police reform
Reducing Risks in the Air on Buses. Confronted with the pandemic, here’s how some transit agencies have made buses safer for drivers and passengers.
A Council Candidate, a Home Renovation, and Allegations of Impropriety
The Money Printers
Cannibalism Is No Cure for Covid-19
Covid Conversations With One of America’s Richest Men
The New Lysenkoism in Washington
Testing Is on the Brink of Paralysis. That’s Very Bad News.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Where Is the Outrage Over Anti-Semitism in Sports and Hollywood?
As the Trump disaster gets worse, a new political theory helps explain it
Federal Law Enforcement Use Unmarked Vehicles To Grab Protesters Off Portland Streets
Ghislaine Maxwell finally discovers something money can’t buy
Anthony Fauci built a truce. Trump is destroying it.
How Joe Biden is moving left while still being seen as a moderate
What Motivates the Republican Party? The GOP seems wildly hypocritical and unprincipled, until you understand its guiding idea. (it’s Sarah Palin’s party)
The Lincoln Project Types Have a Lot of Soul-Searching to Do
Teachers Are Panicking About Schools Reopening in the Fall (“First, they expect us to take a bullet for kids when there’s an active shooter, and now this.”)
KHive is trying to ruin my life, does Kamala Harris even care? (Bernie Bros something something)
The creep of the QAnon cult threatens to consume what’s left of the Republican Party

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