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What We’re Reading Today: Newsom’s ‘Science,’ Florida’s Response, Biden’s Blunder … And More

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Some headlines that caught our eye.


Smoothing the Bumpy Road to Reopening — Andrew I. Fillat and Henry I. Miller, American Greatness

Where’s the ‘science’ that Governor Newsom continues to preach? — Ronald Stein, Fox & Hounds

The more asymptomatic coronavirus cases, the better — Washington Examiner

Florida has proven that a measured, evidence-based response to reopening works — City Journal

If We Reduce C-19 to Mortality Rates, We Ensure Future Lockdowns — John Tamny, RealClearMarkets

Matters Of Faith

Steven Pinker And WaPo Are Wrong. Belief In Heaven Isn’t A COVID Death Wish — Glenn T. Stanton, The Federalist

Because Christ Lives, Ravi Zacharias Also Lives — Ron F. Hale, RealClearReligion

Extraordinary Evangelization In Extraordinary Times — George Wiegel, First Things

Clinical Study Considers The Power Of Prayer To Combat COVID-19 — NPR


Time Names Karen Person Of The Year — Babylon Bee

Democrats Would Rather Vote For Jack the Ripper Than Trump — The Daily Squibb

The Squad Wants Bible Deemed To Be ‘Hate Speech’ — Bustaroll


As America Divides, Florida and Texas Head One Way, California and New York Go the Opposite Direction — Mark Tapscott, The Epoch Times

Greta Thunberg Or Naomi Seibt – How They Enforce Official Orthodoxy — Manhattan Contrarian

Slow Joe Does It Again, Confuses D-Day With Pearl Harbor — PowerLine

Racial Preferences Returning to California? — Rowena Itchon, Pacific Research Institute

YouTube censorship gone wild removing Michael Moore’s documentary — JoNova

Another 2.1M in U.S. file for unemployment; 10-week total over 40M — United Press International

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