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What We’re Reading Today: Trump ‘Retarded,’ Global Warming A Political Loser, San Francisco Takes It Too Far … And More

Some headlines that caught our eye.

Setting The Record Straight

The Myth That Our Planet Faces An Overpopulation Crisis — Foundation for Economic Education

CO2 Link To Mega-Drought Debunked By Australian Government Scientists —

Everything You Know About The Civil War Is Wrong — Medium

Election 2020

Stone-Age Democrats Are Crazy With The Heat — David Limbaugh, PJ Media

Kamala Laughs As Voter Calls Trump ‘Mentally Retarded,’ Then Backtracks — Hot Air

Climate Change Could Be A Problem In 2020 … For Democrats — Politico

Unlikable Liz Warren Asks Hillary Clinton For Tips On How To Be Liked — Steven Hayward, PowerLine

Biden In Lead, But Does Campaign Have Enthusiasm To Keep It? — Associated Press


The NRA As A Terrorist Organization? San Francisco Took One Step Too Far — Jonathan Turley, The Hill

Unions Aiming To Repeal California’s Property Tax Caps — Steven Greenhut, Reason/Orange County Register

Gusty Winds To Fuel Wildfire Concerns In California — United Press International


Kavanaugh Accuser Blasey-Ford’s Work For Abortion Pill Firm — John Zmirak, The Stream

Is Political Activism Responsible For The Decline Of The Episcopal Church? — RealClearReligion

Why Does The NYT Have A Race Editor? — American Spectator

It’s Lights Out For Obama-Era Bulb Ban That Would Have Curbed Consumer Choice — Daily Signal

The Hate Is Out There: ‘X-Files’ Actress Gillian Anderson Spoke Nicely About Margaret Thatcher. Leftists Triggered — Daily Wire

Greta Thunberg, Schoolgirl Climate Warrior, And A Shadowy Cabal Of Lobbyists, Investors And Energy Companies Seeking To Profit From A Green Bonanza — Standpoint

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