*** REGIONAL NEWS FROM FRIDAY ***
+ U.S. Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler: Flooding and emergency management resources
+ Associated Press: Alaska Air trims January flights 10% to cope with virus outbreak – “unprecedented” numbers of employees calling in sick during the current COVID-19 surge.
+ The News Tribune (Tacoma): Order the best bagels around the South Sound from this enterprising man with a van [order at calendly.com/adamsbagels]
*** VIRUS NEWS FROM FRIDAY ***
NBC News: Moderna CEO Bancel says people may need another booster by the fall [Ed. note: How many boosters will you take?]
Judicial Watch: New CDC Records Detail Agency Head Walensky Wanted Details of Death of Teenager Reported to Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is not investigating the death of a 13-year-old Michigan boy who died June 16, 2021, of myocarditis three days after his second dose of Pfizer’s COVID vaccine.
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. in The Defender: “There’s a reason CNN’s Jake Tapper is intent on branding me a “menace” and “a liar,” and why he refuses to debate me on the merits of facts and scientific evidence. Here’s the back story.
“My current book, “The Real Anthony Fauci,” may be the most heavily footnoted volume to ever sit atop global best-seller lists for six consecutive weeks. With 500,000 copies sold, it has attracted a whopping 5,500+ five-star reviews (92%).
“Despite extreme hostility toward this volume from mainstream media and the medical cartel, no one has yet identified a factual inaccuracy in its 250,000 words.
“If my book is baseless conspiracy theories, then shouldn’t Mr. Tapper welcome an opportunity to correct me with facts or arguments that go beyond name-calling?”
*** NATIONAL NEWS FROM FRIDAY ***
Click here for Sidney Poitier receiving America’s highest award in the arts, the Kennedy Center Honors 1995
The Oprah Winfrey Show on OWN: Sidney Poitier’s Heartfelt Surprise That Made Oprah Cry
Truthout: As Cryptocurrency Becomes Mainstream, Its Carbon Footprint Can’t Be Ignored – As Bitcoin prices rise, so will incentive to mine it, creating a feedback loop that spells trouble for the climate.
The Washington Post: Americans adopted millions of dogs during the pandemic. Now what do we do with them? – With the country thrust into uncertainty by the omicron variant, a nation of dog lovers grapples with how to return to ‘normal life’ and care for their pandemic pups
*** POLITICAL NEWS FROM FRIDAY ***
CNN’s Jake Tapper from Jan. 6, 2021: I want people to remember how they feel right now because there is going to be an attempt by the people who were a part of this effort to whitewash what’s going on right now.
*** TRUMP NEWS FROM FRIDAY ***