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What We’re Reading Today: Wasted Tax Dollars, Satire, Strange News … And More

Some headlines that caught our eye.

Misc

More Government Spending Does Not Buy Results In Education Or Poverty Reduction — Manhattan Contrarian

House Bill To Undo SCOTUS’ Janus Ruling Is a Preview of Democrats’ Post-2020 Priorities — Reason

A Little Bit Of Good News For Virginia Gun Owners — Bearing Arms

Schadenfreude Has Never Felt So Good — American Greatness

Satire

DNC Mulls Asking Trump To Run As Democrat In Effort To Stop Sanders — The Onion

Breaking: Health Officials Quarantine Portland To Prevent Spread Of Communism — Babylon Bee

Remainer Tears to be Used to Generate Electricity For Britain — The Daily Squibb

Odd News

Menu you can’t refuse: New steakhouse named after mobsters — Associated Press

Firefighters run hose through vehicle parked next to hydrant — United Press International

‘Pressured’ postal worker in Virginia hid undelivered mail in storage unit — Fox News


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