Monthly Archives: September 2020

Links 9/25/20

Links for you. Science: A Covid-19 Vaccine for Children May Not Arrive Before Fall 2021 The lethal nonsense of Michael Levitt NIH staffer to retire after he was exposed as the blogger behind anti-Fauci, anti-mask stories Howard U. to Lead … Continue reading

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D.C.’s Prevalence Estimates Are Pretty Accurate

Like many state* governments, D.C. releases a lot of data about COVID-19, including the number of identified daily new cases. Note the word identified. It’s never been entirely clear how well daily new cases reflect the number of infected people. … Continue reading

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The State of COVID-19 in D.C.: Getting Worse

I just realized this post that was supposed to come out Monday, obviously didn’t. Oops. Across the city as a whole, D.C.’s new cases increased by twenty percent this week, and the city exceeded the German rollback threshold of 50 … Continue reading

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Links 9/24/20

Links for you. Science: Signs of depression have tripled in the U.S. since the COVID-19 pandemic got underway A Notorious COVID Troll Actually Works for Dr. Fauci’s Agency: Bill Crews is a PR official at the National Institutes of Health. … Continue reading

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Symbolic Victories and Substantial Defeats

Or, if you prefer, the failure of YASS KWEEN politics (boldface mine): Thus concludes another real-time lesson that liberals just can’t seem to learn: that while they’ve been congratulating themselves watching movies that co-sign their most closely held assumptions, elevate … Continue reading

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Links 9/23/20

Links for you. Science: The Clock Is Ticking on America’s ‘Feral Swine Bomb’: Wild pigs are running rampant—and doing billions of dollars of damage each year. Ever wondered why trees ditch their leaves each fall? Most Positive Coronavirus Tests Are … Continue reading

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The Meatsack Candidacy and Theories of the Election

Let’s suppose, for discussion’s sake, that Biden does win. What would this mean for the consulting class? I realize this sounds like “will no one think of the overpaid consultants?”, but successful presidential campaigns usually have implications for how parties … Continue reading

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Links 9/22/20

Links for you. Science: Age-dependent regulation of SARS-CoV-2 cell entry genes and cell death programs correlates with COVID-19 disease severity Transmission Dynamics of COVID-19 Outbreaks Associated with Child Care Facilities — Salt Lake City, Utah, April–July 2020. Children Are Born … Continue reading

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The Courts Really Do Matter: Lochner. And Ginsburg.

Note: I wrote this a few days ago, and planned to publish it later this week, since it wasn’t ‘time-dependent’ or an immediate response to current events. With the death of Justice Ginsburg, events surpassed my blogging schedule… Recently, some … Continue reading

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Links 9/21/20

Links for you. Science: Vaccine distribution isn’t as easy as Trump wants people to think Coffee Rust Is Going to Ruin Your Morning: Coffee plants were supposed to be safe on this side of the Atlantic. But the fungus found … Continue reading

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