“For many, it seemed a step too far in government intrusions after a year and counting of a dignity-eroding pandemic.” WaPo: China rolls out anal swab coronavirus test, saying it’s more accurate than throat method. (I knew we’d eventually miss social distancing…)

+ Anchorage Assemblywoman who defended Nazi license plates is no longer on Alaska Human Rights Commission. (Damn, these commissions are getting so strict these days…)