Dear readers, Yves apologizes for the short rations of original posts and asks your forgiveness: She’s not feeling so hot. –Jerri-Lynn
KPIX5 CBS San Francisco. No, not The Onion.
Bangor Daily News (The Rev Kev)
Nautilus. Birders, don’t miss this: In search of the yellow-billed cuckoo.
Reuters. e mayer: “At least for hippie kitties, the solution would seem to be for the human waitstaff person – you know, the one often under the delusion of being the cat’s owner – get a med-pot Rx and then mix that in with a bit of catnip. or better, just grow a bit of both! Not sure if cats will eat mj leaves on their own, but one can always mix a bit of both into a little scrap ragclotth, tie it shut an let Teh poor widdle glaucoma-suffering Kitteh go to town on it.”
Burn, Baby, Burn
NYT David L.
Chicago Tribune (AF)
Independent. Robert Fisk
New York magazine. UserFriendly: “In case you needed another reason to hate barney frank.”
Bloomberg (David L)
(The Rev Kev)
Kill Me Now
Moon of Alabama
Vox. Uh huh. Totally. I believe that.
Columbia Journalism Review
RT (The Rev Kev)
American Conservative. This made me chuckle.
The Telegraph (The Rev Kev)
Independent. I’m no Trump fan, but this strikes me as petty and stupid.
Counterpunch. Ralph Nader.
Statistical Modeling, Causal Inference, and Social Science. Andrew Gelman.
(The Rev Kev)
Minneapolis Fed. UserFriendly: “I have no intention of reading more than the abstract of this because it made me want to barf. All the smarty smart rich people obviously want to move to expensive areas and the people who don’t stay poor because they don’t move.”
Above the Law. The deck: Joking aside, impeaching all of these judges seems to be the right move.
The Intercept. This shouldn’t be news to anybody. Tom Ferguson’s been writing about this issue for years– the disjunction between what voters say they want and what they get. See his Right Turn (co-authored with Joel Rogers, 1987). Still available and well worth getting hold of a copy.
Antidote du jour.
And a bonus yellow-billed cuckoo video:
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.