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Sunday assorted links

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1. “Nearly 40% of California state workers are unvaccinated against COVID despite Newsom order.” 2. “Part of the Catholic church in Sicily has imposed a three-year prohibition on naming godparents, arguing that the tradition has become merely a way to fortify family ties — and mob ties, too.”  Jonathan Schulz, telephone!  (NYT) 3. Carmen Mola is three men. 4. The immigrant health advantage, for blacks. 5. Carbon tax making a Biden comeback? (NYT)  And profile of Juliette Binoche (NYT). 6. Claims about Chinese hypersonics. The post Sunday assorted links appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.         CommentsIn reply to M. Scott’s Irish immigrated to the colonies ... by Dino the IsaurianIn reply to Rich Berger. They don't have to cave altogether. ... by Agammamon#2 “. . .

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1. “Nearly 40% of California state workers are unvaccinated against COVID despite Newsom order.”

2. “Part of the Catholic church in Sicily has imposed a three-year prohibition on naming godparents, arguing that the tradition has become merely a way to fortify family ties — and mob ties, too.”  Jonathan Schulz, telephone!  (NYT)

3. Carmen Mola is three men.

4. The immigrant health advantage, for blacks.

5. Carbon tax making a Biden comeback? (NYT)  And profile of Juliette Binoche (NYT).

6. Claims about Chinese hypersonics.

The post Sunday assorted links appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.

Tyler Cowen
Tyler Cowen is an American economist, academic, and writer. He occupies the Holbert C. Harris Chair of economics as a professor at George Mason University and is co-author, with Alex Tabarrok, of the popular economics blog Marginal Revolution. Cowen and Tabarrok have also ventured into online education by starting Marginal Revolution University. He currently writes the "Economic Scene" column for the New York Times, and he also writes for such publications as The New Republic, the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Newsweek, and the Wilson Quarterly.

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