Teen Skepchick’s Reality Checks 10.8
- Almost 80% of foods endorsed by top athletes is junk food, marketed to teenagers. (Los Angeles Times)
- Three researchers from American schools share the Nobel prize for their work on vesicles. (via The Washington Post)
- The government shutdown is hammering hunters, fishers, and their communities. (via Think Progress)
- [trigger warning] Chris Brown lost his virginity at eight years old–which is rape, not “vaguely traumatic.” (via Feministing)
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