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Johnson & Johnson Covid Vaccine “Paused”

| April 13, 2021 | 27 Comments
Johnson & Johnson Covid Vaccine “Paused”

Federal health agencies called for an immediate pause in the use of Johnson & Johnson one-shot vaccine on Tuesday morning after six women, who received the vaccine, developed a rare blood clot disorder within two weeks of vaccination. This follows several patients at a mass vaccination site in North Carolina who suffered immediate reactions to […]

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Marines Refuse Vaccine

| April 11, 2021 | 52 Comments
Marines Refuse Vaccine

Across the Marine Corps (pronounced “core,” Joe) about 40% are declining the opportunity to participate in the voluntary COVID-19 vaccine program. The vaccine has received Emergency Use Authorization (EAU) from the FDA, and by law use cannot be made mandatory by the military. Marines, and other service members, have refused the vaccine for any of […]

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SCOTUS Overturns Cali Home Gatherings Restrictions

| April 10, 2021 | 18 Comments
SCOTUS Overturns Cali Home Gatherings Restrictions

In the latest ruling from the high court that prohibits authorities from enforcing limits on religious services, SCOTUS ruled by a 5-4 margin that California’s COVID restrictions on gatherings in private homes violated constitutional rights on the free exercise of religion. The conservative majority found that the Ninth Circuit “did not conclude” that permitted non-religious […]

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Wheels Within Wheels….

| April 7, 2021 | 5 Comments
Wheels Within Wheels….

    Is China the World Going Galt? Here’s an article from the Obama epoch, published in 2009, which kind of delves into it. In this Obama-era article that focused on whether or not the world was “going Galt” in response to the 2008 crash and the recession that followed it, there are parallels in […]

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The Plague’s the Thing….

| March 31, 2021 | 26 Comments
The Plague’s the Thing….

Rochelle Wallensky is the head of CDC. She seems to be having some issues with several things, including the rise in infection rates and death rates, despite vaccinations.  Furthermore, she has signed an order to stop evicting people who cannot pay their rent (moratorium on evictions). https://www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2021/s0329-Eviction-Moratorium.html Here’s a link to the pdf text:  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/more/pdf/CDC-Eviction-Moratorium-03292021.pdf […]

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What Went Around Will Go Around Again

| March 20, 2021 | 10 Comments
What Went Around Will Go Around Again

Schools in Tamil Nadu in India have to shut down again due to a resurgence of the Covid19 virus. https://www.businessinsider.in/education/news/tamil-nadu-schools-to-shut-for-classes-91011-till-march-22-as-it-witnesses-sudden-surge-in-covid-19-cases/articleshow/81605003.cms From the article: With Tamil Nadu witnessing a sudden surge in coronavirus cases over the last few days, the state government on Saturday ordered closure of schools for classes 9, 10 and 11 from March […]

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Ummm….. what????

| March 13, 2021 | 5 Comments
Ummm….. what????

Ilhan Omar says Trump admin’s stimulus plan did more for people that Biden’s version. You know who she is, right? Wears a turban wrapped around her head, frequently makes loud noises about things. Well, something got her goat (no pun intended at all) a few days ago, so I let this kind of simmer, then […]

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All vets could be eligible for COVID vaccines at VA soon, but supply problems remain the biggest challenge

| March 10, 2021 | 25 Comments
All vets could be eligible for COVID vaccines at VA soon, but supply problems remain the biggest challenge

Looks like most of us here will be eligible for the vaccine soon, if they’ve got it. I know my old man, who qualifies based on age and at least three other health factors and gets all his medical care from, hasn’t yet gotten the call to get his vaccine. I wouldn’t go holding my […]

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