With a litter of tactics, scientists work to tame cat allergies Science News. I suffer from a terrible cat allergy.
Can Historic Preservation Be Saved? American Conservative
The Decline of Religion May Be Slowing Religion in Public (re Silc)
A Search for the Source of Italy’s Malaise Der Spiegel
To stop locust plagues, we must copy locusts Asia Times
Roger Waters on Julian Assange Craig Murray
Big Brother IS Watching You Watch
On JFK, Tulsi Gabbard Keeps Very Respectable Company Counterpunch
Bernie Sanders Isn’t the Left’s Trump NYT. Paul Krugman grudgingly accedes.
Here is Democrats’ last chance to get this right WaPo. Jennifer Rubin does not, instead clutches pearls
Chris Matthews compares Sanders winning in Nevada to the German invasion of France – does he not have loved ones to tell him how this sounds? Are there no executives at NBC left with any sense? https://t.co/l7MQHPt3x6
— Matt Taibbi (@mtaibbi) 23 February 2020
Italy towns wake to quarantine, queue for food in coronavirus outbreak Agence France-Presse
“Uncertainty Is the New Normal” Der Spiegel
WSJ’s Beijing bureau chief has this to say about the paper’s often-toxic editorial page:
“We find the argument that no offense was intended to be unconvincing: Someone should have known that it would cause widespread offense.”
— Bill Grueskin (@BGrueskin) February 22, 2020
What superfans in India are doing to welcome Donald Trump Economic Times
Antidote du Jour (TH):
See yesterday’s Links and Antidote du Jour here.