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U. Florida Threatens to Punish Students for Not Wearing Masks, Socializing

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 25, 2020 at 9:30am 7/25/2020 at 9:30am

College is going to be so much fun this year, you can already tell.

Campus Reform reports:

University of Florida threatens to punish students for not wearing masks, socializing

The University of Florida is warning students that failure to wear a mask...

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Connecticut pathologist’s study shows CDC coronavirus test kits generate 30% false positive results

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 19, 2020 at 4:00pm 7/19/2020 at 4:00pm
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As the American press paints a dire picture of all the new cases of coronavirus out there, to inspire another economy-crushing set of closures, it would be wise to step back and start questioning the numbers.

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Some of Florida ex-felon vote in limbo after SCOTUS ruling

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 17, 2020 at 7:05pm 7/17/2020 at 7:05pm
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Why do so many people, Democrat and Republican alike, assume that felons released from prison will vote Democrat, and that a Florida ballot initiative that passed in 2018, restoring voting to ex-felons, would help Democrats? It’s not clear that’s true, at least not to the extent people assume.

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Astronomer at U. Florida Calls Racial and Gender Diversity ‘Nonsense’

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 27, 2020 at 2:00pm 6/27/2020 at 2:00pm
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The mob is going to coming for him.

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U. Florida to End ‘Gator Bait’ Chant at Sports Events, Mandate Racism Training for Students

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 20, 2020 at 11:30am 6/20/2020 at 11:30am

If you were just graduating from high school, would you even consider going to college right now? It sounds like it’s going to be a miserable experience.

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U. Central Florida Prof Under Investigation and Police Protection for Tweets About ‘Black Privilege’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 19, 2020 at 1:00pm 6/19/2020 at 1:00pm
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Professor Charles Negy teaches psychology at the University of Central Florida. He recently made some points about the current narrative of “systemic racism” on Twitter and it has exploded into a storm of outrage.

He is now being investigated by the school and is living under police protection.

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Petition Calls on U. Florida to Change Humanities Requirement to Race and Racism Course

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at 8:00am 6/16/2020 at 8:00am

Campus leftists are using current events to push for all sorts of things they might not get at another time.

Campus Reform reports:

UF students push to replace humanities requirement with ‘race & racism’ course

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RNC to Move Convention from Charlotte to Jacksonville

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 11, 2020 at 9:15pm 6/11/2020 at 9:15pm
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The Republican National Convention announced Thursday that it will be moving its convention from Charlotte to Jacksonville.

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U. Florida Rescinds Admission for Student Over Years-Old Racist Comments on Social Media

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 11, 2020 at 8:00am 6/11/2020 at 8:00am

The craziest aspect of this story is that the effort to cancel this young woman appears to be led by an 18 year-old Disney star.

The College Fix reports:

University of Florida rescinds admission to student for old ‘racist’ posts; she’s getting death threats

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Parkland Cop Fired for Hiding Behind His Car During the School Shooting is Getting His Job Back

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 5:45pm 5/14/2020 at 5:45pm
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Brian Miller, the sheriff’s sergeant who was fired for failure to act while a mass shooting was happening at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, is getting his job back. Complete with back pay.
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Compare and Contrast: Media Coverage of Andrew Cuomo’s Coronavirus Failure vs. Ron DeSantis’ Success

https://youtu.be/bBuF9EdkF4E, https://youtu.be/rsyvfYeaRSQ
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 6:00pm 5/9/2020 at 6:00pm
https://youtu.be/bBuF9EdkF4E, https://youtu.be/rsyvfYeaRSQ

As both a media critic and a follower of all things political, it has been both fascinating and maddening at the same time to compare the media’s coverage of NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s handling of the Wuhan Coronavirus outbreak in his state to their coverage of FL Gov. Ron DeSantis’s handling...

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Member of Student Govt. at U. Florida Encourages Rent Strike

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 4, 2020 at 8:00am 5/4/2020 at 8:00am

It’s one thing if a student is struggling to pay rent right now, but encouraging a rent strike helps no one. Things like this will create more problems.

Campus Reform reports:

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Wuhan Virus Watch: Antibody testing finds CA’s Bay Area infections may be 85 times higher than reported

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 18, 2020 at 10:00am 4/18/2020 at 10:00am
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Today’s update will start with a reminder that Legal Insurrection reported that it’s suspected that California had been dealing with coronavirus infections far earlier that originally reported, perhaps as early as November, 2019.

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U. Florida Student Petition Claims it’s ‘Morally Wrong’ for Landlords to Charge Rent Right Now

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 13, 2020 at 10:00am 4/13/2020 at 10:00am

Don’t landlords have employees and bills to pay like everyone else?

Campus Reform reports:

UF students: It’s ‘morally wrong’ for landlords to charge full rent in these ‘trying times’

University of Florida students are petitioning off-campus housing complexes for rent relief after the university urged students to return home during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Wuhan Virus Watch: New Orleans May be “Hot Spot” Because of Mardi Gras

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 9:00am 3/25/2020 at 9:00am
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Currently, the US is reporting over 54,000 coronavirus cases and 775 deaths.

Louisiana officials say their state has 1388 cases and 11 deaths. They also predict that New Orleans will be a coronavirus “hot spot,” after over a million people celebrated Carnival in the area for more than a month, culminating in ...

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Five Students From U. Tampa Test Positive for Coronavirus After Spring Break Trip

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 23, 2020 at 9:30am 3/23/2020 at 9:30am

When you read this, does your mind instantly flash to the recent images of students partying on beaches?

The Hill reports:

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Wuhan Virus Watch: California Gov. Newsom Issues Stay-at-Home Order

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 20, 2020 at 7:00am 3/20/2020 at 7:00am
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Next week my plans were to sit on a beach in Fiji, drink rum cocktails, and read fantasy novels.

Needless to say, one of the victims of the pandemic was my tropical vacation.

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