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Archive for April, 2021

Links for April 2021

Wednesday, April 7th, 2021

MTHFR Testing and Estrogen. If your provider orders this, walk out the door. Here’s why. by Dr. Jen Gunter
What the heck happened to John Ioannidis? by David Gorski
Tl; dr: went from skeptic to COVI-19 pandemic denier.

How the Top 0.01 Percent Became America’s Criminal Class
An underfunded and overworked IRS has enabled a handful of plutocratic tax cheats to live large at the expense of everyone else.
y Timothy Noah
A few interesting bits, but not a great article. This didn’t just happen, back when Newt Gingrich was majority leader, the Republicans attacked the IRS for auditing rich folks, and forced them to instead focus on auditing poor families.
CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report: Community Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 Associated with a Local Bar Opening Event — Illinois, February 2021
Remarkable Women: The Life and Times of Virginia Hall (Part 2) by Ginny Burges
Incredible account of an Americans women spying and running the resistance in occupied France in WWII.
Glendon, Alberta: World’s largest pierogi sculpture

Secrets of LEGO Designer by Michele Debczak

First-of-its-kind study pits psilocybin against a common antidepressant. by Erin Brodwin
Super bee photos by Sam Droege at USGS, BIML Lab Macro photo guide
Dimitri Tishchenko — magnetic ball sculptures, fractals

I Once Tried to Cheat Sleep, and For a Year I Succeeded by Akshat Rathi
Studio Ghibli wallpapers