Morning Belz, Feb. 8
A handful of Gadsden flags.
Defamation lawsuits from election firms hitting hard — NYT
GOP leaders say impeachment is a “partisan farce” — FOX
Chicago deal to reopen schools getting mixed response — Sun-Times
Why WebMD has become so useless — Astral Codex Ten
Women in Blue: Mpls police documentary airing tonight — TPT
Remains of archaeologist beheaded by ISIS recovered — BBC
America’s fear of Islam seems to have subsided — Noah Smith
The great toxic baby metals scare of 2021 — Emily Oster
On our regular drive south to Pocket Loop Trailhead (a lovely spot near Pigeon Mountain, pictured above) with some cousins yesterday, I noticed fewer Trump signs, but also three new bright yellow Gadsden flags. My speculative interpretation: people in north Georgia are saying, “OK, Joe Biden is president, but Democrats better watch where they tread.”
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