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Now displaying: April, 2018
Apr 30, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I address the troubling revelation by a key player in the framing of Trump that she is a Russian government informant. I also discuss a newly released text message which indicates that the Clinton email investigation was a sham. 
 
News Picks:
This key player in the framing of Trump finally admits she was a spy. 
http://www.businessinsider.com/trump-rally-natalia-veselnitskaya-putin-trump-tower-meeting-2018-4
 
Who is funding this witch-hunt against Trump? The answer is troubling. 
 
Who is Dan Jones?
 
The White House Correspondents’ Dinner was a disaster. The ruthless attack on Press Secretary Sanders was disgusting.
 
 
More college campus insanity about “toxic masculinity.”
https://pjmedia.com/trending/university-of-texas-to-treat-masculinity-as-a-mental-health-issue/
 
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Apr 27, 2018
Summary:
The new texts, released yesterday, continue some explosive information indicating that the witch-hunt against Trump may have been pre-planned. Also, I address Jim Comey’s outrageous interview with Bret Baier and recent economic and Obamacare news.
 
News Picks:
Today’s edition of liberal myth-busting: “Is the CDC really banned from researching gun violence?”
 
Are Republicans giving Obamacare repeal another shot?
 
An incredible piece which describes a potential intelligence back-channel used to build a case against the Trump team. 
 
Jim Comey can’t be telling the truth, here’s why. 
 
The teacher walkouts are spreading. 
 
Some sour economic news. But, better days are ahead. 
https://www.cnbc.com/2018/04/27/first-reading-on-q1-2018-gdp.html
 
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Apr 26, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I address the disturbing attacks on Dr. Ronny Jackson and why they should wake up sleeping Republicans. I also discuss the Mueller probe and the uncovering of negative information about the Democrats. They can’t hide anymore.
 
News Picks:
Today’s edition of liberal myth-busting: “Is the US #1 in Childhood Poverty?”
https://www.bongino.com/debunked-the-u-s-ranks-1-in-child-poverty/
 
Dr. Ronny Jackson withdraws his name from consideration for VA Secretary after a slew of disgusting attacks on his character.
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/ronny-jackson-withdraws-from-va-nomination
 
 
Why has the Mueller probe failed to interview this Russian lawyer?
https://www.politico.com/story/2018/04/23/natalia-veselnitskaya-mueller-investigation-545588
 
A solid article describing the dangers of the “war on cash.” 
https://reason.com/archives/2018/04/22/in-defense-of-cash
 
Even the Democrats are questioning Bernie Sanders latest crazy idea.
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/congress/democrats-dont-love-bernie-sanders-jobs-for-all-bill
 
Another solid judicial pick confirmed. 
https://ijr.com/2018/04/1088546-kyle-duncan-confirmed-15th-circuit-court/
 
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Apr 25, 2018
Summary:
Did Bob Mueller find something so destructive to the Democrats that he had to refer it for investigation? In today’s episode I address the explosive revelations yesterday, that were largely ignored by the media, but are beginning to paint a devastating picture of the attack on Trump. 
 
News Picks:
Today’s edition of liberal myth-busting: “Does the minimum wage reduce poverty?”
https://www.bongino.com/proof-raising-the-minimum-wage-cant-reduce-poverty/
 
This article about the raid on Paul Manafort’s House has some explosive revelations.
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/paul-manafort-has-been-on-the-fbis-radar-since-2013
 
Why did an Obama attorney, who was working with Paul Manafort, suddenly resign from his law firm?
http://dailycaller.com/2018/04/24/obama-lawyer-mueller-manafort/
 
Is former FBI Deputy Director McCabe going to cooperate with the government misconduct investigation?
https://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2018/04/23/the_hidden_bombshell_in_the_mccabe_report_136882.html
 
Another Hillary scheme exposed.
http://thefederalist.com/2018/04/24/bombshell-fec-records-indicate-hillary-campaign-illegally-laundered-84-million/
 
A stunning announcement by Jeff Sessions yesterday seems to contradict the Democrats’ “collusion” narrative. 
https://ijr.com/2018/04/1088172-sessions-wont-recuse-michael-cohen/
 
Liberals double down on their attacks on religion. 
https://ijr.com/2018/04/1088206-aclu-human-rights-same-sex-adoption/
 
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Apr 24, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I address the tangled web of connections that enabled the Obama team to spy on the Trump team while simultaneously minimizing the paper trail of evidence of their misdeeds.
 
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Today’s edition of liberal myth-busting: “Do Illegal Immigrants Really Pay 10B a Year in Taxes?”
 
A great piece about all of the economic good news happening. 
 
An interesting take on the rewriting of the rules to attack Trump. 
 
Yes! Citizens are standing up. Read this about a citizen protest.
 
Did the UK spy apparatus spy on Trump? 
 
Did we move information from the NSA cloud to the CIA cloud to hide evidence?
http://www.tabletmag.com/scroll/257335/robert-muellers-beltway-cover-up
 
In defense of cash. 
https://reason.com/archives/2018/04/22/in-defense-of-cash
 
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Apr 23, 2018
Summary:
Today’s edition of liberal myth-busting: 
“Do Citizens of Countries With Socialized Medicine Live Longer?” 
 
In this episode I address the multiple bombshells in Maria Bartiromo’s weekend interview with Devin Nunes about the Russia investigation. I also discuss the Left’s hooliganism and their attacks on a country singer and a conservative woman. 
 
News Picks:
This is a must-see interview that questions the entire premise of the Russia investigation. 
 
Here’s video of my fiery debate with a Clinton acolyte and mouthpiece. 
 
The Southern Poverty Law Center blinks in response to a lawsuit.
https://www.americanthinker.com/blog/2018/04/at_last_southern_poverty_law_center_blinks.html
 
A major setback for Mitt Romney in Utah. 
https://legalinsurrection.com/2018/04/romney-fails-to-secure-utah-gop-senate-nomination-faces-primary/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+LegalInsurrection+%28Le%C2%B7gal+In%C2%B7sur%C2%B7rec%C2%B7tion%29
 
This story is bigger than Kanye West. 
https://ijr.com/2018/04/1087420-kanye-west-candice-owens/
 
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Apr 20, 2018
Summary:
Explosive new developments contained in the Comey memos destroy the Russian collusion narrative and point fingers at the Democrats for the email leaks. I also address a scheme by the NY Attorney General to take down the President. 
 
News Picks:
Today’s edition of liberal myth-busting “Are guns rarely used in self-defense?”
 
An incredible article pointing out info in the Comey memos regarding the beginnings of the “collusion” narrative. 
 
Andy McCabe is in a world of trouble.
 
Disturbing new revelations about the House IT scandal.
 
The same players in the House IT scandal had access to sensitive DNC passwords. 
 
Rudy Giuliani is joining the Trump legal team. 
 
Why is the NY Attorney General scheming to take down Trump?
https://www.cnbc.com/2018/04/18/new-york-ag-eric-schneiderman-seeks-to-close-trump-pardon-loophole.html
 
Suspicious timing for these lawsuits to be dropped. 
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/michael-cohen-drops-libel-lawsuit-trump-dossier-buzzfeed-fusion-gps
 
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Apr 19, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I cover the disturbing details about how the Swamp really works. It’s a deeply corrupt enterprise. I also address a brewing controversy over the Trump tax cuts bill and a cryptic reference by a Jim Comey ally about Loretta Lynch. 
 
News Picks:
Today’s Edition of Liberal Myth-busting: “Do Red States Really Take More Welfare?”
 
Check out this cryptic reference by a known Jim Comey ally about Loretta Lynch.
 
The use of Sean Hannity’s name in a court preceding, to attack him and Trump, was a legal abomination. 
 
There were more press at a Jim Comey book signing than people. 
 
When is CNN going to address this massive conflict of interest in the case against Trump’s lawyer? 
 
Why are swampy Republicans withholding their support on a potential Trump re-election effort?
 
Americans aren’t budging on their gun Rights.
 
Democrats finally discover local rule. 
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/democrats-finally-discover-federalism
 
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Apr 18, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I uncover more troubling links between the Mueller team and the Clinton operation. I also address some positive economic developments and a Supreme Court ruling that will deeply impact the liberal’s plans for the administrative state. 
 
News Picks:
This piece debunks the myth that Trump is being “investigated by Republicans.”
 
More disturbing conflicts in the Mueller probe. 
 
Do Never Trumpers actually have an opinion outside of anti-Trump vitriol?
 
 
Is Comey lying about Mike Flynn?
 
This piece clears up the confusion about the recent Supreme Court ruling regarding deportation and Gorsuch’s rationale.
 
Is a political revolt brewing in California?
 
An older story about Mueller recruiting anti-Trumpers for his Special Counsel. 
https://www.wired.com/story/robert-mueller-special-counsel-investigation-team/
 
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Apr 17, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I address the growing scandal surrounding the conflicts in the Bob Mueller investigation. I also discuss the disgusting attacks on Sean Hannity and a controversial book about our education system. 
 
News Picks:
Why is Jim Comey changing his story about Mike Flynn?
 
You’re never going to believe who the judge was who went after Sean Hannity yesterday. 
 
Debunking the myth that “free” college is really free.
 
Why is this guy, cooperating with the Mueller probe, being represented by Obama’s White House attorney?
 
This wealthy Russian is deeply connected to the Clinton sphere.
 
Is a college education really worth it? 
http://blog.press.princeton.edu/2018/01/23/bryan-caplan-on-the-case-against-education/
 
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Apr 16, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I connect the dots on a potentially explosive angle in the Mueller probe. I also cover the most disturbing portions of the Jim Comey ABC interview and a recent survey which exposes the failures of blue states. 
 
News Picks:
This piece debunks the myth that Obama is responsible for the Trump economy.
 
Seven reasons Jim Comey is in deep trouble. 
 
Did Jim Comey just throw Obama and Lynch under the bus?
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/james-comey-book-president-obama-and-loretta-lynch-jeopardized-the-hillary-clinton-email-investigation
 
Don’t forget this older piece about a sweetheart deal extended to a major player in the Hillary email investigation. 
https://www.nationalreview.com/2017/12/hillary-clinton-server-emails-erased-technician-should-be-pressured/
 
New study finds that red states are crushing blue states in economic opportunity. 
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/exclusive-new-study-finds-red-states-have-best-economic-outlook-in-2018
 
The end of this piece has some quotes from me about the podcast. 
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/washington-secrets/ronald-reagan-foundatin-opens-dc-branch-to-bring-civil-discourse
 
A devastating piece about the Clintons, the Ukrainians, and the Bidens. 
https://www.themarketswork.com/2018/03/11/victor-pinchuk-the-clintons-endless-connections/
 
Joe Biden’s son gets a cushy job with a Ukrainian company. 
https://mobile.nytimes.com/2015/12/09/world/europe/corruption-ukraine-joe-biden-son-hunter-biden-ties.amp.html
 
Shortly after Joe Biden travels to Ukraine.
https://mashable.com/2014/04/22/36-hours-ukraine-joe-biden/
 
After that, the same Council funded in part by Pinchuk, a Ukrainian, signs a cooperation agreement with the same company Biden’s son is working with. 
http://burisma.com/en/news/the-atlantic-council-of-the-united-states-and-burisma-group-sign-cooperative-agreement/
 
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Apr 13, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I provide troubling evidence of Bob Mueller’s deep and profound conflicts in his investigation of the Trump operation. 
 
News Picks:
Is Loretta Lynch is serious legal trouble?
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/james-comey-teases-secret-loretta-lynch-bombshell-describes-her-being-tortured-by-clinton-emails-probe
 
 
A disturbing account of Bob Mueller’s ties to Obama administration officials involved in the Obamagate scandal. 
http://dailycaller.com/2018/03/01/reunited-and-it-feels-so-swampy-obamas-three-muses-reappear-in-muellers-trump-investigation/
 
Bob Mueller is scrutinizing this meeting in his Russia investigation. 
http://www.businessinsider.com/george-nader-contradicts-erik-prince-house-intel-testimony-2018-3
 
Read this piece and pay attention to the attorney representing a key figure in the Mueller probe.
https://www.bostonglobe.com/news/politics/2018/03/15/mueller-witness-convicted-pedophile-with-shadowy-past/plwMYvD4T8Isil68NkZYRJ/story.html
 
This older piece describes Kathy Ruemmler’s involvement in the IRS scandal.
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-irs/attention-shifts-to-white-house-in-irs-probe-idUSBRE94F10Y20130520
 
This Buzzfeed piece describes Kathy Ruemmler’s role in the Benghazi scandal.
https://www.buzzfeed.com/mhastings/advisers-urged-obama-early-on-to-release-comprehensive-bengh
 
Who is Susan Rice’s Attorney? Oh, Kathy Ruemmler.
https://www.politico.com/story/2018/02/23/susan-rice-lawyer-obama-administration-classified-intelligence-michael-flynn-trump-423437
 
Who is the Clinton Foundation Attorney? Oh, Kathy Mueller.
https://nypost.com/2016/08/18/possible-clinton-foundation-hack-could-expose-treatment-of-top-donors/
 
Kathy Ruemmler replaced Bob Bauer at the White House (who left for Perkins Coie, the law firm that paid Fusion GPS). Bauer replace Greg Craig, a Clinton impeachment attorney who left for Skadden (a law firm central to the Mueller probe).
http://amlawdaily.typepad.com/amlawdaily/2011/06/bauerperkinscoie.html
 
Skadden’s role in the Mueller probe. 
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-02-20/skadden-arps-lawyer-is-charged-with-role-in-u-s-russia-probe
 
Bob Mueller’s former colleague plays a central role in the Russian collusion narrative. 
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/obama-orders-review-of-russian-hacking-during-presidential-campaign/2016/12/09/31d6b300-be2a-11e6-94ac-3d324840106c_story.html
 
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Apr 12, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I provide solid evidence that there is an investigation going on behind the scenes, and that FBI informants are cooperating. I also discuss and debunk absurd liberal arguments regarding gun control. Finally, I address the issue of debt and deficits and how they relate to tax issues. 
 
News Picks:
Finally, the FBI gives up a key document. 
 
Read subsection 4 of this document for evidence of FBI cooperation in the FISA probe. 
 
Does the lack of gun laws lead to upticks in violence? No. 
 
Are the Chinese using our universities to spy and steal our technology? 
 
This is a deeply disturbing account of a GOP congressman’s tirade against Trump. 
https://www.themaven.net/theresurgent/erick-erickson/a-congressman-s-profanity-laced-tirade-in-a-safeway-grocery-store-SeHI2l5bIECGQn4gmnzGaw/
 
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Apr 11, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I address the out-of-control Mueller investigation and the weak-kneed GOP response. I also address the long-term liberal plan to silence conservative voices on social media. Finally, I cover the budget fiasco and another company that’s playing politics rather than focusing on business. 
 
News Picks:
Did we really used to tax the “rich” at 90% rates?
 
No, a Trump appointee did not oversee the raid on his lawyer’s office. 
 
My interview with the Daily Wire.
 
The Left ruins everything it touches.
 
Breaking: Paul Ryan is not running for re-election.
 
Facebook is stocked with former Obama administration officials. 
http://www.breitbart.com/tech/2018/04/10/dozens-obama-alumni-now-senior-facebook-employees/
 
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Apr 10, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I address the Mueller investigation’s disturbing new moves and why they tell a bigger story about Mueller’s intent. 
 
News Picks:
Did Hillary’s team collude with the Ukrainians against Trump?
http://thehill.com/blogs/pundits-blog/national-party-news/348596-hillary-clintons-ukrainian-connection-a-question-worth
 
 
Why is Mueller targeting Trump’s personal attorney?
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-cohen-raid/fbi-raids-offices-home-of-trumps-personal-lawyer-sources-idUSKBN1HG336
 
Why did Hillary’s team deny meeting with the same Ukrainian donor that the Mueller team is looking at? 
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/emails-show-clinton-denied-then-met-with-ukrainian-donor
 
Did the Ukrainians collude with the Democrats in the 2016 election?
https://www.cnn.com/2017/07/14/politics/dnc-contractor-ukraine-alexandra-chalupa-trump/index.html
 
Did a Ukrainian donor with ties to the Clintons also have ties to the private company that looked at the DNC servers?
https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-03-24/what-crowdstrike-firm-hired-dnc-has-ties-hillary-clinton-ukrainian-billionaire-and-g
 
Knife control in London? I thought it was about guns? 
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/sadiq-khans-plan-to-secure-london-knives-wont-work
 
A social media slippery slope. 
http://www.breitbart.com/california/2018/04/04/california-democrat-dr-richard-pan-proposes-fake-news-bill-shut-internet-free-speech-censorship/
 
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Apr 9, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I address Trump’s bold move on sanctions last week and why it should reassure you. I also discuss Twitter and Facebook’s ongoing war on conservatives and why they believe they’ll win. Finally, I discuss an economic mystery that’s befuddling “experts.” 
 
News Picks:
Facebook is targeting Trump supporters again and the reason they gave are ridiculous. 
 
Is Ted Cruz being targeted by Twitter?
 
President Trump has targeted 7 Russian billionaires and regular listeners of the show will “remember the names.” 
 
This mental health counselor tweeted that he was “excited” about the fire in Trump Tower.
 
Who conducted a cyber-attack on Iran?
 
Why is the Twitter’s CEO tweeting and anti-GOP article?
 
A terrific piece about persistently low inflation. 
https://www.stlouisfed.org/on-the-economy/2018/april/closer-look-reasons-low-inflation?&utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=SM&utm_term=inflation&utm_content=oteblog&utm_campaign=5134_1
 
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Apr 6, 2018
Summary:
The unprecedented efforts by the FBI to hide the documents describing the origins of the Trump/Russia investigation are all making sense now. In today’s show I discuss the scandalous scheme that could destroy our faith in international intelligence cooperation. I also discuss liberal efforts to manipulate suburban voters and China’s “doomsday weapon” in the trade wars. 
 
News Picks:
Devastating new FBI texts uncover a previously unknown meeting in London. 
 
 
The Dems target the suburbs.
 
Mystery surrounds Sessions’ DOJ moves.
 
Gun sales spike again. 
 
Is this China’s doomsday weapon in the trade wars?
http://theweek.com/articles/765276/how-china-win-trade-war-1-move
 
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Apr 5, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I address how to win the economic war with China. I also expose the Democrats’ battle-plan for the 2018 midterm elections and beyond. I discuss The NY Times sorry attempt to advocate for additional gun control. Finally, I discuss the broken economics of our car market. 
 
News Picks:
Our latest “Debunk This” piece about tax cuts.
 
What would happen if China stopped lending us money? 
 
This author does a great job destroying The NY Times efforts to debunk arguments in favor of gun Rights. 
 
The liberal war on home schoolers continues. 
 
Why won’t the FBI turn over this critical document in the Russia case?
 
The worst piece of “journalism” I’ve seen in a long time. 
https://wtop.com/social-media/2018/04/muellers-russia-probe-shows-it-pays-to-cooperate/
 
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Apr 4, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I address the reasons behind Trump’s improving approval ratings. I also address the breaking news about the Mueller investigation. Finally, I address the budget problems, some interesting economic news, and what they mean for you. 
 
News Picks:
Australian gun control will not work here.
https://www.bongino.com/australian-gun-control-is-impossible-to-implement-in-america/
 
Why is President Trump more popular than ever?
http://theweek.com/articles/764645/why-trump-more-popular-than-ever
 
Is congress considering cutting some of their out-of-control spending?
https://www.yahoo.com/news/congress-may-let-trump-rescind-1-3-trillion-151526085--politics.html
 
The Left insists that more guns equals more homicide. But the data says otherwise. 
http://thefederalist.com/2018/04/03/gun-control-reduce-murder-lets-run-numbers-across-world/
 
 
The suspicious timing of this Rod Rosenstein memo should raise eyebrows. 
https://legalinsurrection.com/2018/04/rosenstein-memo-confirming-mueller-could-investigate-manafort-came-a-week-after-raid-on-manaforts-home/
 
1 in 6 people would raise taxes on the rich even if they knew it would hurt the poor.
https://humanprogress.org/article.php?p=640
 
Here are two major problems with the Bob Mueller witch hunt. 
https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/columnists/byron-york-on-the-trump-russia-investigation-and-the-rule-of-law
 
How much would we have to cut from the federal budget to fix our debt problem? 
https://www.cato.org/publications/tax-budget-bulletin/budget-restraints-work-lessons-chile-switzerland-united-kingdom
 
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Apr 3, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I address the importance of combatting liberal identity politics and the warning signs on the horizons with regard to the economy. 
 
News Picks:
No, the Reagan tax cuts did not cause the deficits.
 
Is a trade war brewing? 
 
The liberals have now moved on “Christian privilege.”
 
Is artificial intelligence going to be watching you in the workplace?
 
Trump’s EPA pick makes a solid move for the auto industry. 
 
Liberals love attacking inanimate statues.
https://pjmedia.com/trending/native-americans-now-targeting-statues-destruction/
 
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Apr 2, 2018
Summary:
In this episode I address the explosive House of Representatives IT scandal revelations. I also discuss the Democrats’ increasingly ridiculous immigration positioning. Finally, I address the growing Medicaid crisis and how Obamacare contributed to it. 
 
News Picks:
Why is the media ignoring this explosive scandal?
 
The Dems are modifying their gun confiscation strategy. 
 
Why did this online dictionary change its definition of an “assault rifle”?
 
California’s immigration policy is absolutely ridiculous. 
 
President Trump has an opportunity to remake the liberal 9th Circuit.
 
People are dying on Medicaid waiting lists because of liberal “compassion.” 
 
“Gun control” isn’t reducing violence in London. 
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5566689/London-murder-rate-overtakes-New-York-time-including-11-killings-just-16-days.html
 
Myth-Busting: Did Australian gun confiscation eliminate mass shootings?  
 
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