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 2021-06-04 19:10 

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California Politicians Craft Nifty New Idea To Increase Housing Costs...

Lawmakers are proposing to create a "California Dream Fund" that would subsidize up to 45 percent of the costs of a new home....

 2021-06-04 18:20 

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Sweet Victories: Three States Make It Easier for Home Cooks To Be Entrepreneurs...

Oklahoma, Alabama, and Montana are the latest states to deregulate homemade food sales....

 2021-06-04 18:00 

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Don't Ban Bitcoin...

Critics of cryptocurrencies are missing the point....

 2021-06-04 17:15 

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Why Millennials Hate Free Speech and What To Do About It...

The creator of ultra-woke poet Titania McGrath makes the case against cancel culture....

 2021-06-04 16:45 

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Stanford Law Dean: 'I Would Never Have Approved' Investigating a Student for Mocking the Federalist Society...

"Stanford Law School is strongly committed to free speech," says Dean Jenny S. Martinez, who wants to "ensure that something like this does not happen again."...

 2021-06-04 16:30 

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Lingering COVID Requirements for NYC Bars and Restaurants Amount to Pointless Hygiene Theater...

Theatrical safety checks don't keep people safe—vaccines do....

 2021-06-04 16:01 

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The One Where Friends Has a Reunion Episode...

Also: A strange, 50-year-old George Romero public service movie is unearthed....

 2021-06-04 15:30 

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New York Will Put To-Go Cocktails on Ice...

Special interests are trying to stuff newfound alcohol freedom back in the bottle as the pandemic ends....

 2021-06-04 14:15 

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United Airlines Wants To Bring Back Supersonic Air Travel. Will the FAA Let It?...

The company has agreed to purchase 15 supersonic airliners from Denver-based aerospace startup Boom....

 2021-06-04 13:35 

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Get Ready for Another Big Deplatforming Debate, Because Facebook Is Tweaking Its Rules Again...

Plus: Prosecutors are big lobbyists for new crime bills, Biden floats compromise on corporate taxes, and more......

 2021-06-04 12:00 

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Conservative Attacks on 'Big Tech' Are Turning the Constitution on Its Head...

No, states can't use the 10th Amendment to overturn the First Amendment....

 2021-06-04 11:30 

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The Media's Lab Leak Debacle Shows Why Banning 'Misinformation' Is a Terrible Idea...

How a debate about COVID-19's origins exposed a dangerous hubris...

 2021-06-04 11:00 

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Performative Pandemic Panic...

Officials' cynical manipulation of the public damaged their own credibility as well as the world at large....

 2021-06-04 10:30 

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Now Everybody—...

What if you could experience Thomas Pynchon as a Hank Williams song?...

 2021-06-04 10:00 

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Dorfromantik...

An indie video game shows the follies of central planning...

 2021-06-04 08:00 

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Brickbat: Let's Go to the Tape...

A Texas judge has sentenced former Fort Worth police officer Jon Romer Jr. to five years in prison after a jury found him guilty of aggravated perjury for lying to a grand jury investigating an incident in which he punched a man in a hospital lobby. Romer...

 2021-06-03 20:20 

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Barely Legal Strippers Now Fully Illegal in Texas...

The penalty for employing 18- to 20-year-olds to work nude, topless, or "in a sexually oriented commercial activity" is now 2 to 20 years in prison....

 2021-06-03 18:05 

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Supreme Court Places Limits on What Actions Violate Federal Hacking Law...

Prosecutors like to use the law against people who clearly weren't engaged in hacking. The Court is trying to rein them in....

 2021-06-03 17:35 

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Why Did It Take Stanford So Long to Recognize This Satirical Flyer As Protected Speech?...

The university investigated a law school student for mocking the Federalist Society, putting his diploma on hold until yesterday....

 2021-06-03 14:30 

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Abolish ICE? Actually, Biden's Budget Proposal Hikes Spending on America's Immigration Cops....

More spending on more intrusive government is the Biden agenda all the way down....

 2021-06-03 13:30 

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Employers Can Require Workers To Get COVID-19 Vaccine, Says EEOC...

Plus: The best International Whores' Day writing, FIRE fights expansive interpretation of critical race theory law, and more......

 2021-06-03 10:00 

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Wittgenstein vs. the Woke...

A generation of activists has imbued words and sounds with superstition....

 2021-06-03 08:00 

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Brickbat: Thick Skin...

Federal prosecutors have charged West Hazleton, Pennsylvania, Police Chief Brian Buglio with violating the civil rights of Paul DeLorenzo. DeLorenzo said Buglio was upset with him for criticizing the chief and his department on Facebook, calling them slow...

 2021-06-03 04:01 

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Biden's Astronomical Budget Proposal Even Has Some Democrats Worried...

The spending plan demonstrates an unwillingness to govern and a preference for pandering to special interests....

 2021-06-02 20:50 

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U.S. Troop Withdrawal From Afghanistan Almost Halfway Done, but Full Exit Isn't Assured...

Even as U.S. troops come home, ongoing operations could allow a covert conflict to continue....

 2021-06-02 19:40 

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Andrew Doyle: Free Speech and Why It Matters...

The creator of Titania McGrath on cancel culture, government overreach, and younger generations' willingness to censor...

 2021-06-02 18:30 

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Neighbors Won't Let Decaying L.A. French Restaurant Die, Despite Owner's Wishes...

Cruel NIMBYism hides in call for historic preservation....

 2021-06-02 18:15 

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New Border Migration Trends Cast Doubt on Biden's Approach...

Migrants from over 160 countries have arrived at the U.S.-Mexico border in recent months....

 2021-06-02 17:59 

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Biden's $6 Trillion Budget Plan Is Even More Expensive Than It Looks...

The White House chose not to include cost estimates for a number of big-ticket health care policies—while still expressing support for them....

 2021-06-02 17:35 

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A Pennsylvania Police Chief Resigns After Pleading Guilty to Threatening a Facebook Critic With a False Arrest...

Perhaps the ignominious end to Brian Buglio's career will alert thin-skinned cops to the perils of trying to punish people for constitutionally protected speech....

 2021-06-02 15:35 

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There's Never Been a Better Time To Be LGBT in America...

We've come a long way, baby. Don't let anybody try to convince you otherwise....

 2021-06-02 15:00 

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Lumber Is Crazy Expensive Right Now. Biden Is About To Make It Worse....

The Commerce Department is planning to hike tariffs on Canadian lumber from about 9 percent to more than 18 percent....

 2021-06-02 13:30 

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Texas Will Revoke Licenses for Child Care Facilities That House Refugee Children...

Plus: International Sex Workers' Day, vaccines and HIPAA, and more......

 2021-06-02 11:00 

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Joe Biden's Fragile Global Minimum Tax Cartel...

The Biden administration is expending a lot of time and energy to make the country more uncompetitive than ever....

 2021-06-02 08:00 

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Brickbat: What's Your Sign?...

A review board found that British Transport Police officer Imran Aftab breached multiple professional standards, violated COVID-19 social distancing guidelines, and was guilty of misconduct when he attempted to use his office to chat up a woman while off ...

 2021-06-02 04:01 

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The 'One-Child' Policy Was Tyrannical in Theory and Brutally Oppressive in Practice...

For decades, Western apologists downplayed the horrific consequences of China's reproductive restrictions.....

 2021-06-01 21:36 

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Big Government Is Back, Baby!...

And hope for the future (still) lies outside of the state....

 2021-06-01 20:55 

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Autonomous 'Slaughterbot' Drones Reportedly Attack Libyans Using Facial Recognition Tech...

Should they be banned?...

 2021-06-01 20:40 

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The Bipartisan War on Work...

Urban Democrats may be leading the charge, but Republicans, too, have enlisted....

 2021-06-01 20:00 

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Biden Wants To Track Cryptocurrency, but Bitcoin Seems Safe (for Now)...

There are any number of ways regulators may seek to clamp down on cryptocurrencies....

 2021-06-01 19:30 

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Why Is the TSA Making Vaccinated Air Travelers Wear Masks?...

The agency's rule, which it recently extended until mid-September, makes no sense as a safety measure....

 2021-06-01 17:20 

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Public University Threatens To Monitor and Punish Off-Campus Student Behavior...

Doing the wrong thing at an off-campus party could lead to on-campus consequences....

 2021-06-01 17:05 

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The U.K. Is Accelerating Resettlement Efforts for Afghan Interpreters. The U.S. Should Do the Same....

Time is running out for Afghan personnel who have aided U.S. troops....

 2021-06-01 16:00 

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Brickbats: June 2021...

Liam Thorp is in his 30s and has no conditions that put him at a particularly high risk of death or serious illness from COVID-19, so he was surprised when the United Kingdom's National Health Service contacted him to offer early access to a vaccine. ...

 2021-06-01 13:38 

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Liberal Media Coverage Is Boosting Conservative Nationalists...

Plus: Supreme Court to rule on Catholic foster agencies, tech associations sue over social media law in Florida, and more......

 2021-06-01 10:00 

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Sports Betting Pays Off...

The first major intersection of college basketball and legal sports betting seems to have been a completely clean affair....

 2021-06-01 08:00 

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Brickbat: The Big Cover-Up...

Florida's Bartram Trail High School is offering refunds to anyone who returns a copy of this year's yearbook. Numerous parents and students complained when they saw that at least 80 photos of female students had been digitally altered, typically t...

 2021-05-31 12:00 

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On Memorial Day, Remember Skepticism Toward a Large, Standing Military...

Thank the troops, but question the uses to which they're put....

 2021-05-31 11:00 

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Afghan Interpreters Risked Everything To Help American Soldiers. Now They Might Be Left Behind....

"I am currently very afraid," an interpreter tells Reason . "I...have no doubt that I will be targeted and get killed."...

 2021-05-31 10:00 

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On Pot Legalization, Biden Offers Only Inaction...

The new administration does not appear to be interested in addressing the conflict between state and federal marijuana laws....

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