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Radio Rwanda: anti-vax edition

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On September 21, 2021
Little Lord Haw Haw is trying to murder as many U.S. service personnel as he can: Fox News host Tucker Carlson continued his relentless anti-vaccine crusade on Monday by bizarrely claiming that the military’s new vaccination mandate was an effort by the Biden administration to weed out Christians and “men with high testosterone.” Following the Food and […]
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Ross Douthat engages in a very special kind of counterfactual speculation here, wondering what would have happened if the COVID-19 pandemic had been really bad: And as terrible as it is that one in 500 Americans have died of Covid, it’s still much easier to have gone through the pandemic without having a close friend or family […]
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It’s now part of the conventional wisdom surrounding COVID that fat people are especially vulnerable to being hospitalized after being infected by the virus, and of dying from it.  For example, In just the first two weeks of September, 2021, more than 2,300 stories in the LEXIS news data base mentioned both COVID-19 and obesity, […]
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It’s obvious that going forward Republicans simply won’t accept the results of any election they lose as legitimate: Larry Elder, the leading Republican candidate in Tuesday night’s California gubernatorial recall election, is asking supporters to fill out an online form to report alleged fraud, noting that “statistical analyses used to detect fraud in elections held […]
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