Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves would really like you to know that deaths are a lagging indicator … in you can anticipate extra of them in coming weeks. Undecided you make the purpose you suppose you might be, champ.

Within the information right now: Mississippi’s Republican authorities has managed a milestone with a pandemic dying fee that ranks it among the many world’s very worst; in an interview with CNN’s Jake Tapper, Gov. Tate Reeves gave the world a very good lengthy take a look at the form of governor who might pull off such a feat. Saturday’s pro-insurrection protest on the U.S. Capitol turned out to be a bust, however that does not imply fascism’s supporters have been quiet this weekend. And Donald Trump is outwardly nonetheless alive—who knew?—as a result of he is now piped up with one more demand that Georgia alter the outcomes of the election that … happened almost a 12 months in the past.

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