The snow is about done up here. Time for some links. Science:
MRSA Hospital Infections Can Cost $61,000 Each to Treat
MRSA Infections Nearly Doubled Over Last 10 Years: Study
Wegman’s ghostwriter revealed
Why Progressives Would Be “Batshit Crazy” To Listen to Nate Silver On Health Reform
Health Care on the Road to Neo-Feudalism
Rules of Thumb
This isn’t what we were promised
The GOP had at most 55 Senators during Bush’s presidency
Greenwashing, Jared, and Stocks: Diamond Looks at Corporations and Sees Green
Defending Christmas from Christians “defending” Christmas
Journalists Cheerfully Urinating On Senate Bill’s “Ideological” Critics
Text of Jewish exorcism discovered
Why your boss is incompetent
$61,000 per MRSA hospital infection? Big deal. I’m sure the pig industry executives can easily cover that with the money they saved by over-using antibiotics.
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I’ve dropped some hints in the past that my relationship with ScienceBlogs would be…altered.
The old saw that ‘we hang together or we get hung separately‘ is a perfect description…
Links for you. Science:
Underground river ‘Rio Hamza’ discovered 4km beneath the Amazon
What do accommodationists do…
Recently, The New York Times published an op-ed calling for curricular changes in K-12 math education:
Links for you.
Another Scientist Calls Out Sen. Coburn’s Misleading, Juvenile “Report”
XMRV: ITS EVERYWHERE! UUUUUGH! ITS IN…