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What We’re Reading: Biden Bad Boys, COVID Lab Leak, Where Are The Babies? . . . And More

Hunter Biden Corruption: Joe Included?

Whistleblower Says He Gave DOJ Damning Information on Biden Family Foreign Business Deals — Washington Free Beacon

Joe Biden’s Former ‘Gatekeeper’ to Partially Comply with House Probe into Family Business, Classified Doc Scandal — Breitbart

Hunter Biden’s latest rebrand is just smoke and errors — New York Post

Media censorship of Hunter Biden laptop story was horrible and then it got even worse — Fox News

Hunter Biden Has Some Explaining To Do — New York Times

COVID: A Lab Leak After All

Biden Administration Ratifies COVID Lab Leak Hypothesis — Powerline

FBI director says origin of COVID-19 pandemic ‘most likely’ a lab ‘incident’ in Wuhan — The Hill

The COVID Lab Leak Is A Scandal Of Media And Government Censorship —

Biden Still Supports Gain-of-Function Research Despite Potential Covid Links — National Review

Hawley Demands Department of Energy Explain COVID Lab Leak Conclusion, Ties to China — Daily Caller

Global Baby Bust: Nasty Surprises Ahead

China’s Revolution in Family Structure: A Huge Demographic Blind Spot with Surprises Ahead — American Enterprise Institute

France’s baby bust — Work In Progress

What A Baby Bust Looks Like — Powerline

Russia’s Real Vulnerability: Demographics — CDR Salamander Substack

Supreme Court Action: School Loans, Big Tech

Conservative Supreme Court Justices Question Legal Authority of Biden Administration to Forgive Student Loans — The Epoch Times

Teachers Union President Melts Down On Supreme Court Steps — Daily Caller

Why Big Tech will lose its Supreme Court case on section 230 — Reason

Our ‘Green’ Nightmare Continues

Biden Admin Proposes to Block Half of Current Gas Range Models — The Epoch Times

How Biden’s ‘Green Energy Economy’ is Benefiting Left-Wing Billionaires — Washington Free Beacon

Electric vehicle drivers get candid about charging: ‘Logistical nightmare’ — ABC News

Absolutely nothing the US does about CO2 will offset China’s coal buildup — Hot Air

Miscellaneous Stuff . . .

Zero-calorie sweetener popular in keto diets linked to strokes, heart attacks — The Hill

Refighting the Vietnam War — Victor Davis Hanson, American Greatness

Russian death toll in Ukraine surpasses all wars since WWII — Yahoo News

A Partisan Judge’s Parting Rampage — Julie Kelly, American Greatness

Army chief: If ‘major war’ breaks out, China will attack U.S. homeland — WND

Joe Biden’s child labor scandal — American Thinker

GOP-led House Passes Repeal of Biden ESG Investment Rule; Senate Next — NewsMax


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