Here's an interesting look at gun violence in America by way of Vox. I have to give WV Senator Joe Manchin some credit for trying to take some rational action on this issue. He tried once before after Sandy Hook and took some heat for it.
Meanwhile, the latest Front Porch podcast looks at the size and state of state government in WV.
Finally, this article about how some fish can recognize human faces is not recommended reading if you plan on hitting a seafood restaurant anytime soon.