Category Archives: Link farms

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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Open Thread and Link Farm, Spiders Will Eat Us All Edition

LSE Business Review – Gender quotas and the crisis of the mediocre man “Quotas aren’t anathema to meritocracy: they increase competence levels by displacing mediocre men.” White Women Are Less Likely to Protect Black Women From Sexual Assault, Study Finds … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, Pie In A Mirror Edition

The case for having the federal government guarantee a job for every9oe who wants one – Democracy Journal I’m worried about unintentional effects if this were to happen, but I’m also intrigued by the idea. One of the “Death Panels” … Continue reading

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Open Thread and Link Farm, No I Said She Was A PEPSI Head Edition

Long-running baboon war at Toronto Zoo comes to an end – Macleans.ca California Farmers Backed Trump, but Now Fear Losing Field Workers – The New York Times Reminds me of the people who depend on Obamacare and voted for Trump. … Continue reading

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