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GOP Iowa Gov Blames Migrants For COVID Surge

The Des Moines Register reports: Gov. Kim Reynolds said Tuesday that “part of the problem” with rising COVID-19 cases in the United States is unvaccinated immigrants entering the country via the southern border. “Part of the problem is the southern border is open and we’ve got 88 countries that are coming across the border and they don’t have vaccines so …

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Carlson Laughs At Capitol Cop’s Description Of PTSD

The Insider reports: At the hearing, Aquilino Gonell — a former Iraq war veteran — had said in a tearful speech that “on January 6th for the first time, I was more afraid to work at the Capitol than my entire deployment to Iraq.” Carlson responded, saying: “Actually what happened on January 6, according to the video we do have, …

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NYC’s “Homecoming Concert” Lineup: Springsteen, Santana, Costello, Manilow, Philharmonic, Many More

The New York Times reports: LL Cool J, Elvis Costello, Andrea Bocelli, Carlos Santana and the New York Philharmonic will join Bruce Springsteen and other artists next month at the starry Central Park concert that the city is planning to herald its comeback from the pandemic, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday. The mayor said that concertgoers would need to …

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TX Candidate Endorsed By Trump Loses House Runoff

The Washington Post reports: Voters in North Texas rebuked former president Donald Trump on Tuesday, electing state Rep. Jake Ellzey to a vacant seat in Congress after Trump endorsed a rival Republican candidate. Ellzey, a Navy veteran who ran on border security and stopping the Democrats’ congressional agenda, defeated Susan Wright, the widow of Rep. Ron Wright, whose death this …

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Ingraham Mocks Emotional Testimony Of Capitol Cops

Mediaite reports: Fox News’ Laura Ingraham mocked the testimony of the Capitol Police officers who testified before the January 6 select committee on Tuesday. Ingraham said Democrats are holding these hearings on the riots at the Capitol on January 6th to “drag this all out” leading into the midterms, saying, “The theatrics were intended to produce an emotional reaction, logic …

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Fox News Host Wishes She Could “Give Back” Her Vax

“This new guidance affects all of us, of course. You have a bunch of kids, Americans care about their closest loved ones. And, yet, here we’ve got an order that is frankly going to compel some people to not get the vaccine, because of this kind of distrust that continues. I got the vaccine. In certain ways, I think, it’s …

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Gymnast Simone Biles Withdraws From Individual Event

ESPN reports: Gymnastics superstar and defending Olympic champion Simone Biles has withdrawn from Thursday’s individual all-around competition at the Tokyo Games to focus on her mental well-being. The decision comes a day after Biles removed herself from the team final following one rotation, on vault. She cited her mental health as the reason when speaking to the media following the …

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CHATTER AWAY: Overnight Open Thread

Variety reports: Jack Whitehall says he didn’t know that his character McGregor in “Jungle Cruise” was gay when he originally auditioned for the film. “When I first read the script, there was only a like a couple of sides,” the British actor told me at the movie’s premiere at Disneyland. “So yeah, there wasn’t any indication of that. It was …

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Ron DeSantis Meets Privately With Anti-Vax Activists

The Daily Beast reports: The event, held at the state Capitol in Tallahassee, principally featured various COVID-19 masking skeptics. They included a Stanford professor with a history of opposing lockdowns, and a Tallahassee private school student who was “very concerned about masks being required this year.” Still, the standout may have been Mark McDonald [photo], a Los Angeles clinical psychiatrist. …

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