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[ad_1] Almost every day, more studies, strange data, anecdotal reporting, and theories emerge about the virus, many of which could change existing conventional wisdom. In discussions about the nature of any existing sero-prevalence in California, and about how even apparently small percentages of those already infected in the population could radically alter rates of epidemic
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[ad_1] One of my favorite magazine writers, Sam Anderson, has profiled one of my favorite figures in pop culture: Weird Al Yankovic. It’s just about the perfect thing to read to get a mental break right now. What was most fascinating was a peek into the slightly obsessive and meticulous creative process behind Yankovic’s song
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[ad_1] New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks during a news conference in New York, September 14, 2018. (Shannon Stapleton/Reuters) I listened to Andrew Cuomo Friday talk about the need to come back better, the need for transformation. “You pause. You reflect. You learn. You grow. You move forward.” He went on and on about the
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[ad_1] The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) is moored pier side at Naval Station North Island (2016) (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jimmi Lee Bruner/Released) For declaring in March that the U.S. economy might be reopened by Easter, President Donald Trump was roundly mocked. Yet, it appears his political instincts
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[ad_1] The May 4, 2020, issue of National Review — marked by cover art echoing the flag-raising at Iwo Jima and honoring those on the front lines of the pathogen battle — is now off the presses, in the mail, and, for NRPLUS members, available for complete and immediate reading. And there is plenty that
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[ad_1] Land O’Lakes butter are displayed in a supermarket in New York City, February 15, 2017. (Brendan McDermid/Reuters) Land O’Lakes has redesigned its butter packaging and purged “Mia,” its longtime Native American “butter maiden” logo/mascot not only from the packaging but also the company website. This may be a victory for woke political correctness, but
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[ad_1] Shoppers keep social distance as they wait in line on the sidewalk outside a grocery store in Washington, D.C., April 14, 2020. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) Yesterday, STAT News reported positive results for the antiviral medicine remdesivir. A clinical trial at the University of Chicago treated 125 patients with the drug, developed by pharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences.  Of
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[ad_1] If our government knew a virus could leak from the Chinese facility two years ago, why was nothing done? Martha McCallum interviewing Secretary of State Mike Pompeo April 15, 2020. (Fox News/Screenshot) U.S. officials in China cabled Washington several times, warning that a biolab in Wuhan was conducting risky experiments on bats and coronaviruses, according
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[ad_1] People listen to the Notre-Dame Cathedral’s great bell ringing one year after a devastating fire in Paris, France, April 15, 2020. (Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters) 1. A few weeks ago Yanira Soriano, critically ill with COVID-19, was admitted to Northwell Health’s Southside Hospital in Suffolk County, NY. She was also 34 weeks pregnant. (Thread — and
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[ad_1] Congregants gather in their vehicles to attend Easter Sunday drive-in church services during the coronavirus in Cambridge, Md., April 12, 2020. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) In a statement on Tuesday, Attorney General William Barr criticized the City of Greenville, Miss., for imposing $500 per person fines on congregants who gathered at Temple Baptist Church for a
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[ad_1] Nearly 100 Democrats in Congress are urging the Trump administration to halt construction on the U.S.-Mexico border wall during the coronavirus pandemic. A total of 91 Democrats in the House and Senate have signed onto a letter addressed to key members of the Trump administration, requesting that “all border wall construction halt immediately.” Not
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[ad_1] Posted by: R. Mitchell in Featured News, Syndicated Posts, Trump Administration, White House Watch April 16, 2020 President Donald Trump speaks to America’s truckers during a South Lawn speech celebrating their hard work and dedication during the coronavirus pandemic. The event is scheduled to begin at 2:15 p.m. EDT. Content created by Conservative Daily News
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[ad_1] The New York Times building in New York City (Gary Hershorn/Reuters) One additional thought about the New York Times‘ Biden story that I addressed on the homepage. Early on in the Times report on Tara Reade’s accusations against Joe Biden, before even getting to the facts, the authors discuss the various allegations of sexual harassment
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[ad_1] A patient is wheeled from the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center to an ambulance during the coronavirus outbreak in Brooklyn, N.Y., April 7, 2020. (Stefan Jeremiah/Reuters) The more I study how countries have responded to contagious disease outbreaks, the more I suspect that the way countries responded to the threat of the coronavirus was driven
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[ad_1] Posted by: R. Mitchell in Featured News, Syndicated Posts, Trump Administration, White House Watch April 15, 2020 Members of the White House Coronavirus Task Force hold a briefing Wednesday to update the nation on recent developments. Live Stream of Coronavirus Task Force Briefing Content created by Conservative Daily News and some content syndicated through CDN
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