November 4 Link Roundup

Psychology/sociology: A new illustrated book covers how modern society came to think about sex in the way we do.

How does culture help us negotiate the meaning of dreams? Does one anthropologist’s dream about a ghost have more resonance since he was living with a culture that believes in the truth of the dream experience?

Allergies: Can tick bites cause people to become allergic to meat? Could it explain some of the more bizarre allergies people have today?

Creepy clowns: In case you had literally no idea what’s going on, the Guardian has summarized the Great Creepy Clown Panic of 2016 in a very easy-to-understand manner.

Cannabis: Can recreational and medical marijuana co-exist? A number of propositions, if voted in next week, could change the landscape of legalized marijuana in the US.

 

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