Category Archives: Link farms

Open Thread and Link Farm, About To Leave England Edition

Here’s How Breitbart And Milo Smuggled White Nationalism Into The Mainstream A long read, but very interesting slash infuriating. Related: Vice Has Fired the Writer Who Told Breitbart’s Milo Yiannopoulos to ‘Please Mock This Fat Feminist’ This is a rare … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, Catch 22 Subparagraph A Edition

Whoops, there are forty links here. I really should have posted this sooner. Maybe Voting Before Healthcare? | Noah Berlatsky on Patreon Noah argues, and I agree, that voting rights should be the top priority of Democrats, not Medicare For … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, What Your Gender Studies Professor Told You Edition

Trump’s Awful Afghanistan Speech | The American Conservative It’s important to remember that many of Trump’s reality-denying beliefs – such as his conviction there was any legal or pragmatic way to remain in Iraq in 2011 – are completely mainstream, … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, Small Angry Dog Edition

Woman Gives Up Teaching To Create Optical Illusions With Makeup, And It’s Messing With Our Minds | Bored Panda Here’s What Really Happened In Charlottesville Mama Cass didn’t die of choking on a ham sandwich; she died as a result … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, I Too Would Like Some Eggs Edition

Balkinization: Is the Republican Effort to Destroy the ACA Dead? Answer: No. Related: Centrist lawmakers plot bipartisan health care stabilization bill – POLITICO Seems like a good idea (well, except for ending the tax on medical devices, which I suspect … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, Lost Tricycle Edition

McConnell Calls for Repeal of Obamacare After Republican Defections – The Atlantic“Repeal and Replace” has failed; McConnell and Trump are now both advocating for “Repeal Now, Replace Later.” Related: Repealing Obamacare without replacing it would be a disaster – The … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm: Primitive and Unscientific Edition

Trumpcare will probably kill thousands. That’s neither uncivil nor alarmist to say. Better Suggestions for Democrats who want to Win Elections | Noah Berlatsky on Patreon And see also Noah’s followup post, Love the One You’re With. AP Analysis: Gerrymandering … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm: Just Wash Your Hands Edition

Daughters Will Suffer From Medicaid Cuts – The New York Times “The burden [of elder parent care] is particularly demanding for daughters, who spend as much time on such care as spouses of older adults, and as much time as … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, Multimedia Trump Edition

Let’s start with some good news: A federal appeals court just reached a huge decision for transgender rights. Seriously, it’s big. – Vox “On Tuesday, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the Kenosha Unified School District in Wisconsin … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, Worldwide Kitty Edition

Thanks to Grace for suggesting the header: Many of these links I gathered before I went on my east coast trip – which is to say, two weeks ago or more. I wonder if any of them have aged badly … Continue reading

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