Today’s Must Reads

The Golden State Warriors make it into the second round of playoffs (just barely). Warriors Stumble Past Nuggets Into West Semifinals

Obama opposes an FDA recommendation that would make morning-after pills available for girls and women of all ages, but is “comfortable” with allowing over-the-counter birth control for girls as young as 15 years old. Obama Backs Birth Control Rule Change

Maryland appealed the death penalty on Thursday. This makes me think about the potential fatal punishment awaiting accused Boston bomber Dzhokar Tsarnaev. Read this New York Times editorial for some food for thought: Movement on the Death Penalty

More on the Central Park Five case and its exposure on social media. From ‘Central Park Five’ Case, a Lesson in Assigning Blame

MOOCs and more. San Jose State Philosophy Department profs came out against online ed this week, interestingly enough as their campus has been a starting point for the trend. Professors at San Jose State Criticize Online Course 

As of Thursday, gay and lesbian Rhode Islanders can now legally get married. Where you at, California? Rhode Island becomes 10th state with gay marriage

Prepare your stomachs. San Francisco Chronicle‘s Michael Bauer has released his much-anticipated Top 100 Restaurants for this year, with many of the 21 new additions already on my to-eat list. The 21 new restaurants added to the Top 100 in 2013

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