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What We’re Reading: Trump’s Poll Shocker, Biden’s Inner Racist, Killer (Of) Whales … And More

Election 2024

Trump edges out Biden 51-42 in head-to-head matchup: POLL — ABC News

WaPo Disavows Its Own Poll Showing Trump Up By 10 Over Biden — Daily Caller

Worried Dems Fret Trump More Electable Than Believed — The Hill

There’s One Figure in WaPo/ABC News’ Poll on Biden That’s a Potential Election Killer — Townhall

Hillary Clinton says we should be talking about potential election interference in 2024 — Fox News

Biden’s Brain

Biden Butchers LL Cool J’s Name, Refers To Rapper as ‘Boy’ in Speech to Congressional Black Caucus — Daily Mail

WATCH: Joe Biden’s Senior Moment of the Week (Vol. 61) — Washington Free Beacon

Joe Biden let his inner racist slip during speech to Congressional Black Caucus conference — Hot Air

Biden’s Latest Lie: Claims He’s ‘Been To Every Mass Shooting’ — Off the Press

Joe Biden’s Problem Isn’t His Old Age – It’s His Old Mind  — Andrew Malcolm, RedState

Menendez Down

Democrats up pressure on Sen. Bob Menendez to resign over bribery charges — Washington Times

Why Are Democrats Suddenly Willing to Sacrifice Bob Menendez? — PJ Media

Andromeda Strain 2023

Capsule with NASA’s first asteroid samples lands on Earth after seven-year journey — Los Angeles Times

NASA Take Extra Precuation After 4.5 Billion Years Old Asteroid Piece Returns to Earth — PopCulture

Sequel to Michael Crichton’s ‘Andromeda Strain’ due in fall — AP News

Greens Are Stupid

Whale strandings fuel controversy: Are offshore wind farms to blame? — Straight Arrow News

California OK’s Plan to Allow Insurance Companies to Use “Climate Crisis” to Inflate Rates — Legal Insurrection

Climate activists teach kids to plant malware on your computer — CFACT


Growing electric vehicle sales bring concerns over safety hazards, toxicity, infrastructure costs — Just the News

‘Defies Common Sense’: One GOP Gov Is Working To Ditch His State’s EV Mandate — Daily Caller

China Update

Taiwan Warns of Chinese Army Buildup in Fujian — Newsmax

Blasting Bullhorns and Water Cannons, Chinese Ships Wall Off the South China Sea — New York Times


The Plot To Dismantle the Federal Government — The Atlantic

WGA, Hollywood studios close to a deal on ending writers’ strike, sources say — Los Angeles Times

The Left’s Priesthood: How DEI Offices Weaponize Virginia Universities — Daily Signal

More than one-third of Democrats think Americans have too much freedom — Not the Bee


BREAKING: Eric Johnson becomes first black white supremacist mayor by switching to GOP — Genesius Times

Senate Relaxes Rules To Allow Fetterman To Take Baths In Reflecting Pool — Babylon Bee

The Week in Pictures: Take a Flyer Edition — Powerline

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