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At Reagan’s 1985 balls, women left wearing someone else’s minks.AMERICA DOESN’T NEED INAUGURAL BALLS. BUT THERE’S SOMETHING LOST WHEN THEY DISAPPEAR.ROXANNE ROBERTSJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Since doing the work published in Science, the team has been running models on new variants of the coronavirus, including the so-called UK mutation, the mink mutation from Denmark, and variants taken from South Africa, Singapore and Malaysia.AIS THAT READ SENTENCES ARE NOW CATCHING CORONAVIRUS MUTATIONSWILL HEAVENJANUARY 14, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
After the virus jumped from humans to minks in some places, it apparently mutated, and the altered virus has found its way back to humans.THE COMING PETDEMICTRACY MORANDECEMBER 22, 2020OZY
A wild mink in Utah is the first wild animal found to be infected with the new coronavirus.UTAH MINK IS FIRST KNOWN CASE OF THE CORONAVIRUS IN A WILD ANIMALERIN GARCIA DE JESUSDECEMBER 21, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
The country’s top epidemiologist warned at the time that the animals were highly efficient at spreading the coronavirus, and Frederiksen said Danish scientists were worried that the mutation found in the country’s mink could derail vaccine efforts.DENMARK TO EXHUME BODIES OF COVID-19 INFECTED MINK OVER CONTAMINATION RISKKDUNN6DECEMBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
That suggests that the wild mink acquired the infection from farmed animals.A MINK IN UTAH IS THE FIRST KNOWN CASE OF THE CORONAVIRUS IN A WILD ANIMALERIN GARCIA DE JESUSDECEMBER 16, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The only option left to Denmark, she says, is to cull its entire mink population of roughly 17 million animals.DENMARK’S MINK-CULL LAW IS DEAD—BUT IT’S STILL TOO LATE FOR THE MILLIONS SENT TO SLAUGHTERKDUNN6NOVEMBER 11, 2020FORTUNE
Earlier this month, the discovery that the virus had spread back from mink to humans caused Denmark to decide to cull its entire population of mink.DUTCH SCIENTISTS RECONSTRUCT SPREAD OF CORONAVIRUS THROUGH MINK FARMSJOHN TIMMERNOVEMBER 10, 2020ARS TECHNICA
Besides the risk of mutation, the cases raise serious questions about the future of the mink industry.DENMARK IS CULLING MILLIONS OF FURRY MINKS TO EXTINGUISH A WORRYING COVID-19 OUTBREAKKDUNN6NOVEMBER 5, 2020FORTUNE
Wid dat, dey marks Brer Mink down, en he aint kin eat no mo' butter dat year.NIGHTS WITH UNCLE REMUSJOEL CHANDLER HARRIS

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