January 24, 2022

Southwest Airlines Sued for Ejecting Woman Who Removed Mask to Drink Water

A 68-year-old woman has sued Southwest Airlines Co., claiming that the airline ejected her from a flight for removing her mask to drink water. The lawsuit concerns an incident which occurred in January 2021 on a Southwest flight due to depart from Reagan National Airport in Virginia to Palm Beach International Airport in Florida…

Two Counties Signal Defiance of New Virginia Governor’s Ban on School Mask Mandates

Two counties indicated they plan to defy the school mask mandate ban announced by new Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin on his first day in office. Youngkin’s executive order requires schools to let parents decide whether their children should wear masks and for how long. Youngkin, a Republican…

Capitol Report (Jan. 6): US Figure Skaters Withdraw Due to COVID-19

President Joe Biden joined members of Congress on Capitol Hill to mark the one-year anniversary of the Jan. 6 capitol breach. We look at how Congress members from both sides of the aisle are recognizing the events of the day. With all of the events and rhetoric surrounding Jan. 6, we had a chance to…

2021 Australia’s Coolest Year Since 2012 and Wettest Since 2016

The year 2021 was Australia’s coolest year in almost a decade and also the nation’s wettest in five years, according to the Bureau of Meteorology’s Annual Climate Statement, released on Thursday. While the mean temperature was 0.56 degrees celsius (33 degrees Fahrenheit) above the 1961 to 1990 reference period, 2021 was around 0.4 degrees celsius cooler…

Short Term Rental Laws in Major Orange County Cities

Short-term rentals, available through online platforms such as Airbnb and Vrbo, are becoming increasingly popular among travelers as an alternative to hotel stays and for homeowners looking for new income streams. Since the advent of these platforms, places like Los Angeles and San Francisco started regulating the short-term rental market, which has now expanded into…

Taiwan’s Army Simulates Urban Warfare Confrontation

On the second day of a military drill, the Taiwanese army is simulating a scenario where its cities are under attack amid ongoing concerns of a Chinese invasion. Democracies in the Indo-Pacific region are coming together. Australia and Japan sign a historic defense deal in face of the Chinese communist regime’s threat. A Chinese real…

FACT CHECK: Are Mask Mandates Considered A ‘War Crime’ Under The Nuremberg Code?

An image shared on Facebook claims mask mandates are considered a “war crime” under the Nuremberg Code.Verdict: False There is no mention of mask mandates in the Nuremberg Code. Fact Check: The Nuremberg Code is a medical research ethics code that emerged from the Nuremberg military tribunals that followed the end of World War II, according…

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul Extends State’s Mask Requirement, Scolds the Unvaccinated

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul (D) over the weekend opted to extend the state’s mask requirement, which she believes will prevent another shutdown. New York’s mask mandate, which requires businesses to either check the vaccine status of patrons or require masks across the board, has been extended to last until February 1, 2src22, the governor…

Leftist Facebook ‘Fact Checker’ Science Feedback Admits Wrongly Flagging Article on Mask Mandates

Science Feedback, a third-party Facebook “fact checker” known for its controversial fact-checks of news stories and op-eds that challenge official opinion, has admitted it was wrong to fact-check and censor a Reason article. The article stated that the study relied on by the CDC to promote mask mandate in schools is bogus. Facebook fact-checkers are empowered to…

Pelosi Staffer Mask Shames Republicans Hours Before Boss Spotted Maskless At Event

Earlier this evening, Breitbart News obtained photos of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi going maskless at a crowded event in DC, in violation of the venue’s instructions, President Biden’s guidelines, and, according to a tweet just a few hours before the event, the opinions of her own staffers. Just under three hours before Breitbart News published…

New York City Reinstitutes Coronavirus Mask Advisory ‘At All Times’ Indoors

New York City has once again issued an advisory urging people to wear a mask indoors on Monday morning amid concerns of the new coronavirus variant, Omicron. “I’m also issuing a commissioners advisory strongly recommending that all New Yorkers wear a mask at all times when indoors and in a public setting. Like at your…

Mask Mandate Ends in American States| Texas & Mississippi Lifts Mandatory Mask Diktat

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott ended the state’s mask mandate and increased the capacity of all businesses and facilities to 100%. According to Abbot the mandates are no longer needed due to advancements in vaccines and therapeutics. The southern state has recorded the second-highest cases in the US after California. But since January 2021, the number […]

BC drops mandatory indoor mask mandate starting July 1| FULL

British Columbia has dropped the requirement to wear masks in indoor public spaces. Starting on July 1, wearing a mask in an indoor public space will be recommended, but not mandatory, for those who are not fully vaccinated. Those who are fully vaccinated, having waited 14 days since receiving a second dose, do not have […]

Biden and Harris call for nationwide mandatory mask order

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is calling on all governors to implement a mask mandate for every American and his running mate Kamala Harris is criticizing the Trump administration on the coronavirus vaccine. Ed O’Keefe reports. Subscribe to the “CBS Evening News” Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1S7DhikWatch Full Episodes of the “CBS Evening News” HERE: http://cbsn.ws/23XekKAWatch the […]

‘Not an Isolated Incident’: 6-Year-Old Boy Wears Mask in School Photo Following Mom’s Orders

A 6-year-old boy in Las Vegas has since gone viral on social media after wearing a mask for his school photo. In a Facebook post last week, Nicole Peoples shared that her son, Mason, refused to take off his mask for his school photo even though the photographer said he could remove it. According to…

Get Vaxxed or Else: Joe Biden Prepares Stricter Vaccine and Mask Mandates

President Joe Biden will sign an executive order requiring all federal government employees and contractors to get vaccinated — with no options for the unvaccinated. CNN reports Biden will order all federal workers to get vaccinated and end the loophole allowing unvaccinated employees to test frequently and maintain social distancing. He will also order contractors doing…

Cole Beasley Blasts Woke NFL for Hypocrisy on Mask Rules

National Football League players are mocking NFL for its coronavirus mask protocols, including wide receiver Cole Beasley who came to the defense of wide receiver Isaiah McKenzie after he was taken to task by officials for not wearing a mask in the weight room. McKenzie, who is unvaccinated, shared the letter he got on social…

Biden’s Education Department to Target Governors for ‘Civil Rights’ Violations for Banning School Mask Mandates

Department of Education Secretary Miguel Cardona will continue targeting governors who have fought back against school mask mandates, warning Wednesday he plans to conduct “civil rights investigations” and take possible legal action against states with bans or limitations on the mandates. Cardona said he finds it “astonishing” that some states — such as Florida and…

Trump Surgeon General Adams: DeSantis Mask Mandate Ban Is ‘Unconscionable’

Former Trump Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams said Tuesday on “CBS This Morning” that Gov. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) banning school mask mandates was “unconscionable.” Co-host Vlad Duthiers said, “So, Florida’s governor says the state could withhold the salary of school officials whose defy orders to ban mask mandates. As a physician, as a father, what’s your reaction to that?” Adams said, “As…

White House Lashes Out at Ron DeSantis for Opposing Mask Mandates for Children

The White House criticized Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday for resisting guidance policies from the Centers for Disease Control forcing even vaccinated Americans and children to wear masks again. White House press secretary Jen Psaki specifically called out the state of Florida for contributing to the high rate of coronavirus cases nationwide. “So, you…

Biden Draws Criticism from Some in Establishment Media over Coronavirus, Mask Backpedaling

The Biden administration drew some criticism from the establishment media on Thursday over surrendering to the new Chinese coronavirus protocols set forth by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) this week. Upon President Joe Biden demanding federal employees to either disclose their vaccinated status or receive testing twice a week, Politico asked, “is weekly…

‘Why Do Democrats Distrust The Science?’: Trump Attacks Biden Admin For Return To Mask Mandates

Former President Donald Trump attacked President Joe Biden for the CDC’s decision to require vaccinated people to wear masks in certain situations Tuesday. The CDC updated its guidance Tuesday, reversing a decision earlier this summer that allowed vaccinated Americans to forgo masks both indoors and outdoors. The CDC credits the change to the ongoing spread…

White House Scolds Ron DeSantis for Refusing Mask Mandate for Students

The White House scolded Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday for refusing to enact mask mandates for children younger than 12 years old as they return to school. “If I were a parent in Florida, that would be greatly concerning to me,” White House press secretary Jen Psaki said during the daily press briefing. DeSantis announced…

Eric Adams Disagrees with De Blasio School Mask Mandate: Need to ‘Follow the Science’

On Tuesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “OutFront,” Eric Adams, the Democratic nominee in New York City’s mayoral race, disagreed with current Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) keeping the city’s mask mandate for schools in place and argued that we need to “follow the science.” Host Erin Burnett asked, “So, the current Mayor, Bill de Blasio said…

Faceless Britain: Eight in Ten Brits Would Choose to Wear a Mask

An astonishing 83 per cent of Britons have said that if wearing a mask in public were a “personal choice”, they would do so, after another recent poll revealed that despite the mask mandate possibly coming to an end this month, the majority back it staying in place and even feel unsafe without them. The…

‘It’s A Free-For-All’: Dana Bash Presses CDC Director On Leaving Locals To Fend For Themselves On Mask Rules

CNN host Dana Bash pressed Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky on Sunday for the “mixed message” people and businesses are receiving with regards to mask mandates. The Thursday move by the CDC that updated its guidance to allow vaccinated people to dispense with masks has “set off confusion for…

Walmart to End Mask Requirement for Vaccinated Customers, Employees

Walmart will no longer require its customers and employees to wear masks inside stores as long as they are fully vaccinated starting next Tuesday, according to a report by the Hill. The company’s decision comes the day after new guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) were announced, saying, “fully vaccinated Americans can go…

Fauci: Unvaccinated Students ‘Should Wear a Mask’ in School in the Fall

On Friday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Situation Room,” White House Chief Medical Adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci stated that kids should be back in in-person school in the fall, but unvaccinated students “should wear a mask.” Host Wolf Blitzer asked, “You’ve said that elementary school kids, young kids probably won’t get vaccinated until the end of this year.…

CT Gov. Lamont: We’d Like to Keep Indoor Mask Mandate ‘for Another Month or Two’

On Friday’s broadcast of the Fox Business Network’s “Cavuto: Coast to Coast,” Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont (D) said his state has practically ended all of its coronavirus restrictions, except for the indoor mask mandate, which he stated he’d like to keep “for another month or two.” Lamont said, “We virtually ended all restrictions except for…

Michigan Mask Requirement Extending to Toddlers Takes Effect

Michigan extended its mask mandate to include toddlers, with the changes officially going into effect Monday. Last week, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) announced it would expand its current mask mandate to include children ages 2-4 amid surging cases in the blue state. Children under the age of five were previously exempt. Per…

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