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What We’re Reading: Bidenflation Blowout, Mangled Messaging, Moribund Mandates . . . And More

Some headlines that caught our eye.


Inflation: Farewell to Transitory — National Review

Inflation: Stages Of Disbelief — Powerline

Joe Biden’s big cookbook for inflation — American Thinker

Obama economist Larry Summers slams Biden on inflation, ‘doesn’t look so transitory’ — The Post Millennial

Biden’s Spending Gives Milton Friedman the Last Laugh — Wall Street Journal

White House ‘Messaging’ Mess

White House messaging chaos inadvertently reveals the sinister intentions of Biden’s puppet masters — American Thinker

Did Jen Psaki Admit Biden Doesn’t Plan to Run In 2024? — PJ Media

Biden Won’t Defend Black Woman From Racist Attacks, Former Harris Aide Says — Washington Free Beacon

Trust in media evaporates, with many believing coverage is too easy on Biden — Washington Examiner

White House Now Blaming Unvaccinated Children for High Inflation — The Last Refuge

How Do You Handle A Problem Like Kamala?

Circular Firing Squad: Panicked Democrats Don’t Know What to Do About Kamala Harris  — PJ Media

CNN, Politico: Man, is Harris tanking or what? — Hot Air

Vaccine Mandate Fights Continue

13 States Sue to Block Biden Administration’s COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate for Health Care Workers — Epoch Times

Biden’s Moribund Vaccine Mandate — American Spectator

The ruling against Biden’s private-sector vax mandate shows it’s indefensible — New York Post

Defense Department Priorities

Pentagon Spokesman Says Climate Change Is As Big A National Security Threat As China — The Federalist

Our Military in Decay? Facing Some Hard Truths — American Spectator

US Space Command: Russian Satellite Shootdown Will Threaten Space Activities ‘For Years to Come’ — CNSNews

Rittenhouse Trial Ends

Rittenhouse Trial: Big Wins for Defense on Jury Instructions, State Leads with Provocation — Legal Insurrection

WHOA: Rittenhouse Prosecutor Thomas Binger Aims AR-15 at People in Courtroom, Finger on the Trigger — PJ Media

Global Warming, Climate Change, Whatever . . .

How COVID Lockdowns Handed Global Warming Extremists The Tools To Crush Freedom — The Federalist

False imagery and data hallmarks of COP26 — Watts Up With That?

Kerry’s climate surrender to China won’t save the planet — Washington Examiner

50 years of predictions that the climate apocalypse is nigh — New York Post

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