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 2021-06-21 21:10 

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International Travel Is Partially Back, but It's Worse Than Before...

Border restrictions and testing requirements make vacation a bit less relaxing and a lot more expensive....

 2021-06-21 21:00 

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Did Prohibition Teach Us Nothing?...

Plus, what to keep in mind through the AUMF repeal....

 2021-06-21 20:37 

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NYC Mayoral Frontrunner Eric Adams Talks Conspiratorial Nonsense About 'Voter Suppression'...

The ex-cop's closing pitch is filled with crazy accusations about "disenfranchis[ing] Black voters."...

 2021-06-21 20:15 

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How an Equal Pay Law in Colorado Is Backfiring...

Major companies tell Colorado workers they need not apply....

 2021-06-21 20:00 

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NCAA Can't Ban Colleges From Compensating Athletes, Supreme Court Says...

"The NCAA is not above the law," wrote Justice Brett Kavanaugh in a fiery concurring opinion....

 2021-06-21 19:30 

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The Biden Administration's Model 'Red Flag' Law Belies the Justice Department's Avowed Commitment to Due Process...

The Justice Department's proposal encourages states to take away people's Second Amendment rights based on little more than bare allegations....

 2021-06-21 19:14 

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Somehow, The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard Is About Professional Licensing Requirements and EU Sanctions...

A terrible movie about a bodyguard trying to regain an occupational certification....

 2021-06-21 15:20 

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How Bitcoin Could Replace the U.S. Dollar...

Former Google engineer Vijay Boyapati talks inflation, the Austrian school of economics, and his new book on bitcoin....

 2021-06-21 14:05 

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Vancouver School Board Is Eliminating Honors Programs To Achieve 'Equity'...

"By phasing out these courses, all students will have access to an inclusive model of education."...

 2021-06-21 13:40 

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Colorado Court Slaps Baker With Fine for Refusing To Make Gender Transition Cake...

Plus: Georgia's voting roll purge draws media hype, Florida's drug law hypocrisy, and more......

 2021-06-21 12:30 

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Hong Kong's Experiment in Freedom Nears a Brutal End...

China's government emphasizes control over prosperity while a demoralized West offers little opposition....

 2021-06-21 12:00 

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Malibu Man Fined $4.2 Million Over Disputed Beachfront Gate...

Warren Lent is suing the California Coastal Commission, arguing that its power to unilaterally hand down massive fines with minimal process is unconstitutional....

 2021-06-21 10:00 

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Kinder, Gentler Family Separation?...

Biden has yet to deliver on his promise that he'd be better than both Trump and Obama on immigration....

 2021-06-21 08:00 

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Brickbat: Take That...

The Glendale, California, police department has placed four officers on administrative leave after video showed them punching and kicking a shoplifting suspect. "We take these types of incidents very seriously. Appropriate actions will be taken follow...

 2021-06-20 21:15 

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Biden's Nominee to Head the ATF, Who Wants Congress to Ban 'Assault Weapons,' Says He Can't Define Them...

David Chipman's obfuscation, like the president's vagueness, is aimed at concealing the illogic of targeting firearms based on their "military-style" appearance....

 2021-06-20 10:00 

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City Building and Black Power...

That time a civil rights activist teamed up with Richard Nixon to build a black-run town in rural North Carolina...

 2021-06-19 12:30 

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Joe Biden and the E.U. Move To Lift Trump's Food Tariffs...

Trade news worth celebrating with a fine French wine....

 2021-06-19 10:00 

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What Free Market Health Care Would Actually Look Like...

Dr. Lee Gross' direct primary care practice takes the complexity and unaffordability out of health care....

 2021-06-18 20:51 

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New York City's Mayoral Reality Check...

Gotham voters are trending toward candidates who acknowledge that violent crime is up, and that school closures were terrible....

 2021-06-18 18:10 

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Gov. Greg Abbott Will Reportedly Separate Families and Throw Some Undocumented Migrants in Prison...

In 2018, the Republican said family separations were "tragic and heart-rending."...

 2021-06-18 17:52 

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PRIME Cuts: Bill Would Slaughter Federal Regs on Small Meat Processors...

COVID-19 has exposed the problems of a centralized food supply and built momentum for sweeping deregulation of the meat industry....

 2021-06-18 17:00 

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It's Time for Television To Get Super Weird for the Summer...

Two shows offer two different versions of hell, one more literal than the other....

 2021-06-18 15:12 

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Ohio Considers Ban on Vaccine Requirements in Schools and Private Businesses...

It's not "freedom" to tell business owners they have to let unvaccinated people onto their premises....

 2021-06-18 13:55 

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Juneteenth Is a Good Holiday. Of Course the Government Is Screwing It Up....

Yet more evidence that we are ruled by incompetents....

 2021-06-18 13:33 

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50 Years Into the War on Drugs, Drugs Are Winning...

Plus: The federal government gets a jump-start on celebrating Juneteenth, the masks come off in California, and more......

 2021-06-18 13:00 

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How Flamin' Hot Cheetos Became a Cultural Sensation...

Maybe their self-proclaimed inventor, Richard Montaez, did lie about his role. What matters most is how this fiery snack has been repurposed and reinterpreted by legions of fans....

 2021-06-18 12:00 

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Unions Working Hard To Defeat Newsom Recall Effort...

Newsom's subservience to the unions is the best reason to recall him....

 2021-06-18 11:00 

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Biden's Gun Schemes Illustrate the Foolishness of Firearms Regulations...

Rules range from absurd to appalling without respect for civil liberties or basic logic....

 2021-06-18 10:30 

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Autopsy of a Crime Lab...

The book argues that judges should take their responsibility as gatekeepers of scientific and technical evidence more seriously....

 2021-06-18 10:00 

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The Things They Fancied...

For a zone about "the sick and twisted hobbies of rich people throughout history," little time is spent actually indicting the aristocracy....

 2021-06-18 08:00 

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Brickbat: Did Somebody Say McDonald's?...

Former Minnesota Department of Corrections transport sergeant Randy Beehler has been sentenced to 120 days in jail followed by seven years probation after pleading guilty to third-degree criminal sexual conduct. Beehler was transporting a female inmate wh...

 2021-06-17 22:05 

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Missouri Now Refuses to Enforce Certain Federal Gun Laws...

Biden's Justice Department has some problems with this....

 2021-06-17 21:20 

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Cops Punched a Man Hanging From a Window and Tased Him After He Fell. They Got Qualified Immunity....

But the appeals court wasn't having it....

 2021-06-17 21:05 

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We Can't Cheat Aging and Death, Claims New Study...

We'll see about that, say anti-aging researchers....

 2021-06-17 20:50 

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U.S. Space Force Finds 30 Kilos of Cocaine While Looking for Sea Turtles...

The drug bust blurs the line between military operations and civilian law enforcement....

 2021-06-17 20:35 

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Senate Bill Would Help Bring Afghan Interpreters to the U.S....

As the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan approaches, the legislation would reform the Afghan interpreters' visa program....

 2021-06-17 20:20 

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Connecticut Legislature Passes Bill To Legalize Recreational Marijuana...

Pending the governor's expected signature, Connecticut will become the 19th state—and the fifth this year—to legalize recreational weed....

 2021-06-17 20:00 

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Biden's Latest Round of Student Loan Debt Forgiveness Is an Indictment of Federal Higher Education Subsidies...

Thirty-five years after Bill Bennett sounded the alarm about student loan defaults, we still haven't learned a damn thing....

 2021-06-17 19:42 

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85% of Liberal Students Think Professors Should Be Reported for Offensive Comments...

A new survey of students' free speech attitudes has both encouraging and worrying findings....

 2021-06-17 17:05 

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Supreme Court Rules Philadelphia Can't Force Catholic Agency To Serve Gay Foster Parents...

No justices disagreed, but Alito, Gorsuch, and Thomas object that the majority is sidestepping a debate over when laws can overrule religious beliefs....

 2021-06-17 16:38 

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For the Third Time, the Roberts Court Rescues Obamacare...

Without a mandate penalty, the challengers had no standing....

 2021-06-17 16:23 

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The G7 Agrees To Create a Global Tax Cartel...

It will be no better for taxpayers than oil cartels are for consumers....

 2021-06-17 13:45 

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U.S. Senator Cynthia Lummis Is All In on Bitcoin...

The Wyoming Republican says cryptocurrency will spur renewable energy, protect privacy, and possibly save the dollar....

 2021-06-17 13:30 

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Harvard Housing Researchers Confirm That Supply and Demand Are Real...

Plus: Hong Kong police raid a pro-democracy newspaper, Fed officials change their tune on inflation, and more......

 2021-06-17 11:00 

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Colombia's Anti-Imperialists Import Cancel Culture...

The rent-seekers' rebellion has achieved little beyond dispelling the Marxist notion of class struggle....

 2021-06-17 10:00 

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No More Traffic Cops...

Returning traffic enforcement and criminal law enforcement to their proper spheres could put both police and drivers at ease....

 2021-06-17 08:00 

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Brickbat: Getting Medieval...

Japan's House of Representatives has amended the nation's Firearm and Sword Control Law to require residents to obtain a permit from their local Prefectural Public Safety Commission in order to possess a crossbow or bow gun. To obtain a permit, a ...

 2021-06-16 21:35 

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Sen. Cynthia Lummis: Why I'm All In on Bitcoin...

The Wyoming Republican believes bitcoin provides a serious alternative store of value, will spur renewable energy, and just might save the dollar....

 2021-06-16 21:20 

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States Move To Force Sports Teams To Play the National Anthem...

Three states have advanced constitutionally questionable laws....

 2021-06-16 21:05 

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Mom Won't Let Her Vaccinated 15-Year-Old Go to Summer Camp, and Slate Agrees...

A bad response from the magazine's parental advice column...

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