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What We’re Reading Today: A Mile Of Spending, 1918 School Closings, Killing NYC … And More

Some headlines that caught our eye.

Virus ‘Relief’

‘You’re No Better Than Socialist Dems’ – Rand Paul Slams COVID-Bill-Backing Republicans — ZeroHedge

Spending Bill Almost a Mile Long — Cato Institute

Biden Warns of ‘Darkest Days’ Ahead, Vows More Stimulus — NewsMax


Panic, power and the pandemic — Alpha News

School Closures During the 1918 Flu Pandemic — Marginal Revolution

Be More Skeptical of Lockdowns — Cafe Hayek

Your Christmas Present: Our Political Leaders Are Killing Off New York City — Manhattan Contrarian

All Posts

It’s the height of hypocrisy to support lockdowns then criticize Trump for the economy — Andy Puzder, Fox Business


Snow Tubing As a Signal of Joyous Economic Progress — John Tamny, RealClearMarkets

Report: Democrats Feel Gloomy Over Election — Power Line

Rich Millennials Plot the End of Civilization — Mises Wire

The Sovietization of California — Dennis Prager, The Daily Signal

Antifa Rioter Tries to Weasel Out of Andy Ngo Lawsuit. This Judge Isn’t Having It — PJ Media

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