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What We’re Reading This Weekend: Biden Predicts Own Defeat, Fauci Says Stay Open, The ‘Voter Fraud Myth’ Myth … And More

Election 2020

Biden Says Trump Will Steal Election — Breitbart

What a Decisive Biden Win Would Look Like  —  New York Times

Do Analysts’ Election Models Have the Same Flaws as in 2016? — Yahoo Finance

Democrats continue to lay the groundwork for Resistance II: The Civil War — American Thinker

100 Days Out and GOP Senate Chances Are on Life Support — PJ Media

Democrats Are Now the Riot Party — The Hill


As coronavirus ravaged nursing homes, inspectors were not being tested — Los Angeles Times

CDC Director Calls For Opening Of Schools — Breitbart

Dr. Fauci: Another US Coronavirus Shutdown Isn’t Necessary — Newsmax

Dumbest Take On The Coronavirus Yet — Powerline

Half a Million Fewer Children? The COVID Baby Bust — Brookings Institution

Politico: Will a COVID-19 vaccine be Trump’s October surprise? — Hot Air

The Models Were Wildly Wrong about Reopening, Too — American Institute for Economic Research

Your Lyin’ Eyes

The Myth of Voter Fraud — Robert Reich

Former Democratic congressman Ozzie Myers charged with bribery, ballot stuffing — The Hill


Chinese Officials at Houston Consulate Engaged in Espionage and Cyber Theft, Senior Officials Say — Washington Free Beacon

Media Malpractice

Wash. Post Settles ‘Covington Teen’ Defamation Suit — Newsmax

Common Sense

No, it’s not ‘fascism’ to protect federal property from riots, revolutionaries  —  New York Post

Real Scandal

Key Republicans say newly declassified memos prove FBI spied on Trump during intel briefings — Just the News

Outer Space

NASA to send stadium-size balloon skyward to study the cosmos — CNET News

Weekend Humor

Dr. Fauci Throwing Baseball Deemed Twice As Deadly As COVID-19 — The Glorious American

Master Chief Removed From Halo Due To Problematic Words ‘Master,’ ‘Chief’ — Babylon Bee

Lame coronavirus party infects 0 people — The Beaverton

Our Top 5 Stories of the Week

The Big Surge In Coronavirus Deaths Is A Media-Fed Myth

Portland Goes To Hell: The Death Of An American City

Democrats, The Party Of Science (Fiction)

Fact Check: Do Black People Suffer Disproportionately From Police Brutality?

The Science Is Very Clear: Schools Should Reopen This Fall

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