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What We’re Reading Today: Why Biden Won’t Be President, Bernie’s Free Stuff, D.C. Attacks A.C. … And More

Adli Wahid

Some headlines that caught our eye.

Election 2020

Bernie Somehow Digs Himself Even Deeper Defending China and Cuba — The Western Journal

Biden Mocked For Ranting About ‘AR-14s’ to Detroit Auto Worker — Mediaite

Three reasons Joe Biden will never be president — Byron York, Washington Examiner

Health Care

Health Care Is a Right Only if Doctors Surrender Theirs — RealClearPolitics

No, Bernie Sanders, Single Payer Wouldn’t Eliminate The Coronavirus Outbreak — The Federalist

Sanders faces pushback over call to make coronavirus vaccine free — Fox News


California Is a Cruel Medieval State — Victor Davis Hanson, American Greatness

The Pink Tax Hoax — Rowena Itchon, Pacific Research Institute

‘We’re not prepared’: coronavirus could devastate California homeless communities — The Guardian

Coronavirus Will Scramble California’s Economy & Lifestyle — Fox & Hounds

Odd News

Man gets jail for video of himself licking ice cream tub — Associated Press

Nik Wallenda becomes the first person to walk over an active volcano — United Press International

Daredevil ‘Mad Mike’ Hughes dies in crash of his homemade rocket in California — Reuters


Joe Biden isn’t much better, but the doom of Bernie Sanders’ campaign looms — Andrew Malcolm, McClatchy

Washington’s Latest Attack on Air Conditioning — Competitive Enterprise Institute

5 Constitutional Amendments Americans Should Consider ASAP — Foundation for Economic Education

Here Come the Useless Economic Stimulus Proposals — Merrill Matthews, Institute for Policy Innovation

What’s the difference between pandemic, epidemic and outbreak? — The Conversation

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