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What We’re Reading Today: The Imperial Presidency, California’s Blank Train, Satire … And More

Some headlines that caught our eye.


Weakest link to EV growth is the material supply chain — Ronald Stein, CFACT

Un-Greening: Mexico gives up on renewables, revives coal industry — JoNova

Wind Turbine Blades Can’t Be Recycled, So They’re Piling Up in Landfills — Bloomberg

Trains In Vain

Mussolini didn’t make the trains run on time and California seems unable to make its bullet train run at all — Pacific Research Institute

Biden’s Attack on the Keystone XL Pipeline Is Politics, Not Policy — Steven Milloy, Inside Sources

A Global Leader in Obsolete Technology — Randal O’Toole, Cato Institute


The Wages of Trump Hatred — Victor Davis Hanson, American Greatness

Did Gov. Cuomo Violate Federal Criminal Law? — Power Line

Smoking gun: Comey told Clapper FBI unable to ‘sufficiently corroborate’ Steele — then signed FISA — Just the News

On This Presidents Day, Stop Worshiping the Imperial Presidency — Reason

Teaching About Riots and Democracy — Intellectual Takeout

Perdue exploring 2022 Senate run against Warnock, files with FEC — Fox News

Montana governor lifts state mask mandate — The Hill

The Babylon Bee

Man Asks That You Respect His Preferred Adjectives

Americans Call For More Trump Impeachment Trials As Long As It Keeps Congress Occupied

People Who Moved To Texas From California Finally Feeling At Home Now That Power Is Out

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