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What We’re Reading Today: A GOP Wave, Biden Thinks He’s Running For VP, Baby Yoda … And More

Headlines that caught our eye.

Joe Biden for Vice President

Joe Biden Calls His White House Bid The ‘Harris-Biden Administration’ — Daily Caller

Biden running mate Harris mistakenly refers to potential ‘Harris administration’ — Just the News

Election 2020

Trump’s troop withdrawals: Another promise kept but will they help him — or even matter? — Andrew Malcolm, McLatchy

Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin decided the 2016 election.  We’ll have to wait on them in 2020.  — Politico

When will you know if Biden or Trump wins? It could depend on absentee ballot rules in these states — Los Angeles Times

Trump Wants 4-Hour Debate Moderated by Joe Rogan — Newsmax

A Surprising Republican Wave Election Could Be Looming — The Hill

Democrats are panicking, with good reason, about Biden’s Hispanic support — American Thinker

Attn: Never-Trumpers

Lefties organizing “war room” to eliminate the filibuster next year if Biden wins — Hot Air

Nobel Nominee

Trump touts historic peace deals between Israel, two Gulf nations — Fox News

Trump: Peace Deals Are Close Between Israel and ‘5 or 6’ Other Nations — Newsmax

Scandals

New evidence makes Hunter Biden’s ‘business’ deals reek worse than ever — New York Post

COVID News

Californians are testing positive for COVID-19 at the lowest rate on record — Los Angeles Times

Researchers discover antibody molecule they say can prevent, treat COVID-19 — Just the News

Coronavirus Rapid Test Machine Producing False Positives — Newsmax

Big Tech

Facebook Flags Anti-Biden Ad as ‘Misleading’ Because It Doesn’t Support His Trans Agenda — PJ Media

Culture

High School Football Players Suspended Over Public Support for Police and Firefighters. — PJ Media

Taxes

Dems Backtrack on Reversing Trump Tax Cuts — Newsmax

Satire

Scientists Walk Back ‘Life On Venus’ Claims After Revelation It Was Just An Unborn Baby — Babylon Bee

As Ratings Slide, NFL Asks Tucker Carlson To Perform Super Bowl Half Time Show — The Glorious American

Now for the Important News

Baby Yoda is back in ‘Mandalorian’ Season 2 trailer — USA Today

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