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Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Gets FDA Approval, Distribution To Begin Immediately

Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine got emergency authorization from federal regulators on Friday, clearing the way for the shipment, distribution and eventual administration of the shots. The decision, first reported by The New York Times, marks a historic scientific achievement and suggests an end to the pandemic may be in sight, although the timing of a return to normalcy will depend […]

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U.S. National Security Adviser Reportedly Gets Typhoid Mary Treatment In Vietnam

White House National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien and his entourage were treated like COVID-19 contagion threats in Vietnam at the start of his travels to Southeast Asia, Bloomberg reported. He and his aides were relegated to a single floor in the Metropole Hotel in Hanoi, where they stayed last weekend, and were tested by people in “head-to-toe” protective […]

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Donald Trump Jr. Gets Brutally Mocked For COVID-19 Vaccine Conspiracy Theory

The stock market was pleased to learn of Pfizer’s encouraging findings on a potential COVID-19 vaccine ― but not Donald Trump Jr. President Donald Trump’s eldest son expressed skepticism over the timing of the announcement, considering it came days after his pop lost the election to Joe Biden. “The timing of this is pretty amazing. Nothing nefarious about […]

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Trump’s Wildest Coronavirus Claim Yet Gets Instant Fact-Check On Twitter

President Donald Trump attempted to downplay the coronavirus pandemic on Monday as the U.S. death toll approached 200,000 by saying it affects “elderly people with heart problems and other problems.” “That’s what it really affects,” Trump said during a campaign rally in Ohio. “That’s it.”  Trump also said the virus doesn’t really affect anyone below the […]

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After Yelling ‘F**k That COVID’ At Concert, Smash Mouth Gets Some Nasty Mail

The band Smash Mouth gave Instagram followers a glimpse of “fan mail” it received after headlining a concert in early August at a South Dakota motorcycle rally that is now linked to the spread of nearly 200 cases of COVID-19. The image posted Saturday showed a smashed Smash Mouth CD and a letter calling the band members “motherfuckers.” Several of the top […]