Links 5/28/22

Links for you. Science:

The Wetlands Are Drowning
What’s in your weed? You might be surprised
COVID-19 Rebound After Paxlovid Treatment
4 answers to key questions about the monkeypox outbreak
‘They’re everywhere’: Why California’s rattlesnake population is booming
Warning signs ahead of monkeypox outbreak went unheeded, experts say


The Senate Has Forfeited Its Right to Exist (excellent)
How Many Lies
Blame Republicans for Uvalde? Yes, but Also Blame the Supreme Court. After radically expanding the definition of the Second Amendment, the Supreme Court is poised to give gunslingers yet another a big, wet kiss.
We know what the problem is
Our endorsement for DC Council Chair: Erin Palmer
‘Goodfellas’ Star Ray Liotta Dies at 67
We all know the Second Amendment: “A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.” What many don’t know is the Constitution’s *other* militia clauses that give the 2nd Amendment context.
Cops Didn’t Stop the Uvalde School Shooting. And they might have made it even worse.
Fake Trump Elector Now On Track To Take Over Wisconsin Elections Commission
Don’t be ‘horrified and heartbroken’ at Uvalde. Get mad as hell and do something.
Why nothing will change after Uvalde
D.C. Landlord Must Pay Nearly $2 Million For Lying To Van Ness Tenants About Rent Prices
The Kyiv Independent’s response to the New York Times editorial board
Inside The Local Mutual Aid Effort Supporting The Migrants Texas Bused To D.C.
Americans Aren’t Numb to Mass Shootings: We’ve just become fatalistic about the possibility of politicians doing anything to stop them.
“Contradicting Earlier Reports”
Bowser’s Challengers are Running Hard Against Developers. But How Does That Translate into Policy?
The Chickenshit Club
The People Who Hate People. Of all the objections NIMBYs raise to new housing and infrastructure, perhaps the most risible is that their community is already too crowded.
A City Fights Back Against Heavyweight Cars. Oversized pickups and SUVs are exacting a deadly toll on urban streets. Here’s how one US city plans to push back.
Patients Face Long Delays for Imaging of Cancers and Other Diseases. Many U.S. hospitals are postponing scans used to diagnose diseases after a Covid lockdown in China hobbled the main U.S. supplier of an imaging chemical.
Elon Musk Should Have Been Stopped Long Before He Came for Twitter
Americans prefer Democrats’ position on abortion to Republicans’ – Reuters/Ipsos poll
Inside the Government Fiasco That Nearly Closed the U.S. Air System

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