Risky political science

"Via Kevin Drum":http://www.motherjones.com/kevin-drum/2013/09/wee-lesson-political-scumbaggery a "story":http://www.latimes.com/local/la-me-adv-professor-fallout-20130901,0,3977147,full.story about the political costs of

R.I.P. Doc Watson

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Potpourri

* "The latest release":http://election-ad.research.wesleyan.edu/2010/10/27/spending-update/ from the Wesleyan Media Project. *

Genes and political attitudes

The LA Times "tells us today":http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-sci-politics19-2008sep19,0,6283617.story about political science research