Links 5/19/23

Links for you. Science:

Multinational Outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes Infections Linked to Enoki Mushrooms Imported from the Republic of Korea 2016-2020
Scientists Unveil a More Diverse Human Genome
‘Freaky-looking’ fanged fishes found on Oregon beaches
Sleep apnea raises risk of long Covid by up to 75% for some
With 62 Newly Discovered Moons, Saturn Knocks Jupiter Off Its Pedestal
Hundreds of Baby Seahorses Released in Bid to Save Species


Now More Than Ever, We Need to Fight, Not Despair. The never-ending Covid toll, the government’s indifference to this suffering—it’s easy to feel helpless about all of it. But we have to keep resisting. (excellent; we need less effective altruism and more existentialism)
The Good Samurderer, and Other Bible Stories for Conservatives
Where you live makes you more susceptible to long Covid
What Happens if President Biden Caves on the Debt Ceiling? (among other things, an entire cohort of scientific researchers gets wiped out)
Church and state: Republicans revel in divine plan to turn Kansas into ‘conservative sanctuary’
How Ukrainian forces denied Russia victory in Bakhmut by Victory Day
Trump’s dogwhistle to the Christian right is a permission slip to openly hate women
Eric Adams Is Starving New York City’s Universal Pre-K Program
Coastal Cities Priced Out Low-Wage Workers. Now College Graduates Are Leaving, Too. (interesting, but this is stretching the limits of the data, which only go to 2021; also, these are very small shifts in population)
His name is Kennedy. His campaign is pure Trump.
IRS tests free e-filing system that could compete with tax prep giants
Google’s AI Hype Circle
Why Clarence Thomas’s Troubles Have Just Begun (doubtful…)
Is Biden signaling surrender to debt ceiling hostage takers? (when you’ve lost Daily Kos…)
National Parks Service Should Turn Over Parks To D.C. Government, Report Says
The Religious Landscape is Undergoing Massive Change. It Could Decide the 2024 Election.
Back Bay to Nubian Square: 2 miles and a 23-year life expectancy gap
Senate Could Vote Next Week To Block D.C. Police Discipline Bill
“What was gained from this?”: Trump’s CNN town hall was a failure
NY Woman Files Sexual Harassment Claim Against Rudy Giuliani
How Tokyo Became an Anti-Car Paradise. The world’s biggest, most functional city might also be the most pedestrian-friendly. That’s not a coincidence.
AI Art Sucks Ass And You Should Say It’s Bad
Capitol Hill Staffer Is A Prominent Follower Of Neo-Nazi Nick Fuentes
NYT’s Anti-Trans Bias—by the Numbers
IRS tests free e-filing system that could compete with tax prep giants

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