Links for you. Science:
Effectiveness of BNT162b2 (Pfizer-BioNTech) mRNA Vaccination Against Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children Among Persons Aged 12–18 Years — United States, July–December 2021
Risk for Stillbirth Among Women With and Without COVID-19 at Delivery Hospitalization — United States, March 2020–September 2021
Coyote-like golden jackal is laying claim to Europe. Why now?
Test to release from isolation after testing positive for SARS-CoV-2
The Bug That Saved California
Rapid epidemic expansion of the SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant in southern Africa
A year in, how has Biden done on pandemic response? (excellent)
How America could have kept schools open. Congress allocated $190 billion to schools for pandemic response. What happened? (must-read)
How Christian nationalism drove the insurrection: A religious history of Jan. 6 (white Christian supremacy)
Texas Senator Ted Cruz To Introduce Bill To Overturn Vaccine Mandate For School Kids In D.C.
Do Republicans really believe Trump won the 2020 election? Our research suggests that they do.
Partying passengers stuck in Mexico after airlines decline to fly them home
‘Spread very thin’: NYC schools remain open during COVID surge, but learning is disrupted
‘Huge loss for the community’: Police say Planned Parenthood building fire was intentional
Polling shows American public largely agrees with Democrats on Jan. 6 assault
A January 6 Defendant Will Have to Accept That Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder
A tech exec sent an antisemitic email about vaccines to lawmakers and business leaders. He resigned hours later.
We fact checked the most common claims about San Francisco crime
Mo Brooks was ‘cheering on’ Trump supporters invading the Capitol: Former Kevin McCarthy staffer
Yes, We Should Have Seen This Coming. In fact, many of us did
Publications Must Pay Their Writers, Period
What Drove a West Virginia Democrat to Storm the Capitol on January 6?
More than 1,000 US public figures aided Trump’s effort to overturn election
How the insurrection’s ideology came straight out of 1990s California politics
The Best Starting Word in WORDLE
Dam Is Full and Springing Leaks: Mississippi Doctors Say Health System Broken Since Delta
An under-discussed aspect of the burden of car ownership is the cost of maintenance.