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The Great Forgetting: How to Stop Tooth Decay

Gov. Gavin Newsom (D-Calif.), perhaps unsatisfied with the misery of rolling blackouts to which ill-considered climate restrictions have subjected Californians, has ordered that no new gas-powered cars shall be sold in California beginning in the year 2035. What could possibly go wrong?

COVID19 update, September 23, 2020: another Israeli study on vitamin D; logistics of vaccine distribution

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Journalism’s New Propaganda Tool: Using “Confirmed” to Mean Its Opposite

Regardless of what Trump and Mitch do, the Democrats will (1) Eliminate the Filibuster, (2) Grant Statehood to D.C. and maybe P.R., (3) Expand the Lower Courts, and (4) Expand the Supreme Court [Updated]

Indianapolis Social Activist Pretended to Be Both Black AND Gender-Neutral

Analysis: Don’t trust estimates of Al Qaeda’s strength in Afghanistan

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The Inner Ring A related poem from the same man

The reward for lock downs is more lock downs. The Difficult Fight against the Second Wave Another lock down success story here.

The CIA sent a team of 4 operators on a spy mission targeting China. None came back.

Suppressing fires has failed. Here’s what California needs to do instead.

Bulgarian court convicts two Hezbollah-linked men with 2012 Burgas bus bombing

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This article is written by someone who fails at critical thinking in a big way but it is still and important story. Coffee Rust Is Going to Ruin Your Morning

Since the BLM autonomous zone was such a raging success in Seattle, BLM has decided to set one up in Minneapolis

The rewards for lock downs are more lock downs. Coronavirus cases top 30 million worldwide as WHO warns of ‘alarming’ spread in Europe

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With violent crime on the rise in Mpls., City Council asks: Where are the police?

George Floyd Riots Caused Record-Setting $2 Billion in Damage, New Report Says. Here’s Why the True Cost Is Even Higher

More on a story already posted. Chinese database details 2.4 million influential people, their kids, addresses, and how to press their buttons

A warning to us all. Arminian Temptress Convinces Calvinist To Shave His Beard

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One clear problem with the graph is that it assumes surveillance is equally good in both waves that Madrid has experienced. I suspect that if Spain had been testing as much previously as they are now that the first mountain would be much much higher and it would dispel the illusion of equality between the two waves. But I throw this out there because it is someone more or less on the lock down side of things dealing seriously with the herd immunity side of things. The fragility of herd immunity

The reward for lockdowns is always more lockdowns. They never end. 2nd lockdown in Israel to take effect Friday 2pm for three weeks

Suicide rate keeps rising among young Americans

Color me skeptical, but it would be interesting if true. A pain reliever that alters perceptions of risk

Mosquito Clouds Killing Deer, Cattle In Southwest Louisiana