Links 10/1/20

Links for you. Science:

America’s 200,000 COVID-19 Deaths: Small Cities And Towns Bear A Growing Share
The Core Lesson of the COVID-19 Heart Debate
SARS-CoV-2 Seroprevalence among a Southern U.S. Population Indicates Limited Asymptomatic Spread under Physical Distancing Measures
High Proportion of Asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 Infections in 9 Long-Term Care Facilities, Pasadena, California, USA, April 2020
Mass screening of asymptomatic persons for SARS-CoV-2 using saliva


Trump Preached White Supremacy in Minnesota, America Barely Noticed. Touting “the racehorse theory” and the superiority of the genes of white Minnesotans, Trump explicitly embraced eugenics
In-Person Home Showings in DC Remain Higher Than 2019
How To Find A Company That Barely Even Exists
The Rump Professional Class and Its Fallen Counterpart
The Rise of Remote Work Can Be Unexpectedly Liberating
Testing Won’t Save Us From Covid-19. Many experts are convinced that fast and easy screening can stop the virus. But that theory fails to account for the messiness of real life. (overstated but inclined to agree)
Richmond Considers Shortened Virtual School Day Amid Complaints of ‘Mental Exhaustion’
The Students Left Behind by Remote Learning
Buried in Trump’s taxes, what’s going on at his golf resorts makes no sense … unless it’s a lie
Yuri Orlov Risked Everything to Stand Up to Totalitarianism
How Reality-TV Fame Handed Trump a $427 Million Lifeline
All Eyes Are on Pfizer as Trump Pushes for Vaccine by October. Despite slim chances that its vaccine will be ready by October, Pfizer has big incentives to hint that it might be.
2225 Arlington Ave, Riverside, CA 92506 (lol)
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly says Covid-19 ‘spread like wildfire’ on his team (only has to get lucky once)
D.C.’s Special Police Units Exclusively Used Force On Black People, Report Finds
Tenant Activism In D.C. Has Surged During The Pandemic
The Problem With California’s Electric Dream
Trump Secretly Mocks His Christian Supporters. Former aides say that in private, the president has spoken with cynicism and contempt about believers.
The Tedium of Trump. No matter how many crazy things happen, the fundamentals are the same: The president is a greedy racist and misogynist who does not understand his job. (narcissists lack depth)
COVID Didn’t Destroy New York. Austerity Just Might. The city and state’s power brokers are so afraid of the gritty 1970s that they’re inadvertently bringing them back.
Former QAnon Followers Explain What Drew Them In — And Got Them Out

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1 Response to Links 10/1/20

  1. gruaud says:

    2225 Arlington Ave: it’s ghastly, but what’s the joke?

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