Join Jim and Greg as they welcome the CDC finally telling vaccinated people they can stop with all the restrictions – a decision millions of Americans had already made. They also hammer President Biden for tweeting out people have to get vaccinated or stay masked and react to the “trust the science” crowd suddenly very mad at the scientists. And they discuss the implications of cyberterrorists attacking the Colonial Pipeline and Colonial agreeing to pay the $5 million ransom to restart operations.

Jim and Greg welcome Sen. Joe Manchin’s announcement that he opposes the Democrats’ current attempt to unilaterally overhaul elections nationwide. They also cheer National Review’s Charlie Cooke for his excellent piece showing how the allegations that Florida was covering up the real COVID data are not only false but were simply the concoction of just one disingenuous staffer. And they sigh as dozens of Never Trumpers launch the latest fundraising operation based on the premise of being disappointed with the Republican Party.

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You know what a girl likes? Of course you do, but I am going to say it anyway: she likes to feel good inside her own skin. My cat Sheila is feeling great inside hers. Although I couldn’t prove a thing, and although the local veterinarians were not wrong to say there were the leavings […]

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The CDC Is a Dangerous Group of Idiots

 

Many of us have thought that the risk of outdoor transmission of COVID have been wildly exaggerated. Thus, we’ve been skeptical of the mask madness. Now there is a huge oops.

The New York Times is reporting that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention was relying on a faulty study in declaring a 10 percent chance of the transmission of Covid-19 outdoors. After using the “miscalculation” to support outdoor mask mandates for over 300 million Americans, the CDC now says that it is more like one percent. It is astonishing that such a key and controversial component of our Covid policies was not just based on a miscalculation but never actively questioned or reexamined to discover the error……..

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HHS announced on May 10 that it is applying the Bostock decision to Section 1557 of Title IX of the Affordable Care Act and will include discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity, along with sex, as grounds for enforcement action.  Bostock famously found that when Congress said “sex” back in 1964 in Title […]

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Unworried about Wu’Flu but also unworried about side effects of vaccines for it, I decided to get one. Well, two. It may help with travel. I learned they’d be shooting all comers at a nearby school, so one Monday morning I bicycled over and had my first blast-o’-mRNA. Good show. I waited the obligatory 15 […]

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More Lies and Betrayals

 

Remember when the mainstream media kept track of all of Pres. Trump’s “lies”? Every day the list grew longer, eventually to monumental proportions. It’s too bad the media isn’t interested in the really juicy stuff, such as the lies that the Biden Administration is telling about the COVID vaccines and its betrayal of Big Pharma.

It turns out that the Biden administration and 100 other countries are prepared to rip off the COVID vaccine producers based on a list of lies. After the incredible efforts that Pfizer and Moderna made to produce the vaccines, through Operation Warp Speed, they are now being told they need to give up their intellectual property and patents to save the world.

So what is the government’s “reasoning” for these demands? Here are some of their explanations and the supporting lies that they are espousing:

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Two days ago, on May 5, the CDC published a projection of Covid cases, hospitalizations, and deaths for April to September, 2021.  You can read it yourself here, if you wish.  But you may want to read on, because I will demonstrate that their projection is, to use a technical term, garbage.  Their projections were […]

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Join Jim and Greg as they welcome two more states making progress on election integrity. They also cringe at the April jobs report coming in way below expectations. And they react to Democrats and activists using the absurd, supposedly inclusive term of “birthing people” instead of mothers.

Join Jim and Greg as they get a kick out of President Biden celebrating a very meager goal in getting kids back in the classroom.  They also fume as Biden sides with the WHO in wanting to “pause” the patents for the companies that developed the vaccines in order to boost production. And they react to Democrats debating whether to remove Iowa and New Hampshire as the first caucus and primary states because they’re too white.

I’m Done Complying with COVID Restrictions

 

I had a change of heart today, and a change of mind.  I reached a resolution this afternoon and a tentative plan.

I’m not going to comply with this COVID nonsense anymore.  I’m not going to wear a mask, not anywhere.  If I’m asked to wear a mask, I’m going to respectfully decline.  If I’m asked to leave, I’m going to say that I’ll leave when my business is finished.  If someone presses the issue, I’ll tell them to go ahead and call the cops.

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I have been a big vaccine enthusiast. Trump did an awesome job getting the pharmaceutical industry to create and produce vaccines in record time and in vast quantities. They are wonderfully effective. Both my wife and I are vaccinated despite the fact that we both had Covid last summer. It would be my hope that […]

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Join Jim and Greg as they serve up three crazy martinis! First, they shake their heads as Charlie Crist runs for governor in Florida for the third time, the second time as a Democrat. They also unload on the CDC’s absurd mask and distancing guidelines for outdoor summer camps for kids. And they react to Facebook’s convoluted decision to keep Donald Trump off its platform.

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I have not yet received a Whoo Hoo Flu vaccine, and am reluctant to get one. One of the primary reasons, is that the rapid development of the vaccine combined with the indemnity granted for liability seems like a perfect storm for potential problems. That combined with what I perceive as low risk for me, […]

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The American Jobs Plan has been touted by Vice President Kamala Harris as the biggest jobs investment since World War II. But how exactly will we pay for $2 trillion in new spending on infrastructure, green energy, housing, and education reform? Do the benefits of increased spending outweigh the proposal’s impact on deficits and tax rates?

Last week, Avik Roy held a panel discussion to dive in to the details with FREOPP scholars: Energy Scholar Robert Bryce, Health Care Scholar Gregg Girvan, Housing Scholar Roger Valdez, Education Scholar Dan Lips, Education Scholar Preston Cooper, and Financial Services Scholar Jon Hartley.

Join Jim and Greg as they enjoy watching the Dems’ case for killing the filibuster wither away. They also discuss the House GOP fight over Conference Chairwoman Liz Cheney and the impact it’s having on the party. And they shake their heads as Brookline, Massachusetts, insists on requiring masks outside despite he CDC easing those restrictions.

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The University of Miami had notified students that in order to return to school in the fall, they would be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19.  Apparently other Florida Universities were set to do likewise. Gov DeSantis has apparently prepared legislation to prevent this and the school(s )have reversed course.  Students will not be required […]

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Join Jim and Greg as they welcome 6.4 percent economic growth in the first quarter of 2021. They also hope President Biden will keep his word that schools should be fully open in the fall. But they have no idea why Biden insists on social distancing and wearing masks around other vaccinated people. Oh, and there may be a bit of NFL Draft talk in there too.

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It appears that Fauci is far worse a villain than Dr. Strangelove could ever have been. Now we read of evidence that Fauci bypassed HHS and the White House to fund continuation of gain-of-function research at the Wuhan lab. The man is a worse character than even Michael Crichton could have invented:  A diminutive obsessive-compulsive […]

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