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Politics

The return of mask mandate mania

All in-person LA schoolkids will be subject to weekly COVID testing, whether theyre vaccinated or not

By Cockburn

Politics

Has Mike Lindell lost it?

The MyPillow CEO represents the tragic changes Trump seems to wreak on the mental state of his most fanatical supporters

By Cockburn

Politics

GOP House staffers on mask mandate: ‘lol no’ 

‘I’m not following it. And the physically healthy Republican staffers who do are mentally broken’

By Cockburn

Politics

NYT dogged by snarling anti-Trumpers

‘If I were to hire a dog walker, I’d want her in the hands of someone who thinks rationally’

By Cockburn

Sports

Trouble for the US at the Woke-yo Olympics

Should US athletes spend more time practicing and less time protesting?

By Cockburn

Business

Is NPR jealous of the Daily Wire?

Readers know the press is biased, so they at least want an outlet that isn’t biased against them

By Cockburn

Politics

No Love for Brandi at the Turning Point summit

The conservative porn star had her pass revoked after complaints from parents

By Cockburn

Politics

Can you afford AOC’s ‘Tax the Rich’ sweater?

The congresswoman paid $1.4 million to the company that runs her online store in the first half of 2021

By Cockburn

Science & Tech

The New York Times has caused more vaccine hesitancy than Fox News

NYT reporters are trying to use coronavirus to drive a wedge between Rupert Murdoch and his employees

By Cockburn

Politics

Slanging matches at the CPAC Texas carnival

O’Keefe and Petrizzo and Fuentes, oh my!

By Cockburn

Internet

Does Nick Fuentes deserve to be on Twitter?

The far-right political commentator was kicked off Twitter on Friday

By Cockburn

Europe

Viktor Orbán, literal authoritarian

With Orbán, it’s fascist. With Biden, it’s empowering

By Cockburn

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