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Image of the Day: Good News - As Inflation Accelerates Elsewhere, Internet Service Costs Actually Decline

In our Liberty Update this week, we highlight the Biden Administration's role in rising inflation, some of its under-discussed negative consequences and its shockingly tone-deaf responses and rationalizations.  In  positive news from NCTA, The Internet & Television Association, however, internet service provider costs are actually declining:

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October 26, 2021 • 09:47 AM

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The Ignoble Lie
By Victor Davis Hanson
Thursday, October 28 2021
In a controversial passage in Plato's "Republic," Socrates introduced the idea of the "noble lie" ("gennaios pseudos"). A majestic fiction, he says, could sometimes serve society by persuading uninformed citizens of something good for them. Ever since, many prevaricators have used the excuse that they lied for the common good. Take Dr. Anthony Fauci, our point man on the COVID-19 epidemic. Fauci misled the country about mask-wearing during the pandemic by claiming they were of little use. But he argued that he lied so the public would not make a run on masks, deplete…
 
U.S. Senate Must Reject Radical Biden FCC Nominee Gigi Sohn
Few quarters of American society absorbed the Covid shock serviceably, but the U.S. internet service…
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Cash For Kids, No Work Required
Democrats used to be the party of working people. Now, they sneer at people who work hard.  Democrats…
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Biden, Brandon and F-Word Politics
Recently, The Washington Post published a news article, "Biden's critics hurl increasingly vulgar…
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Don't Let Democrats Turn the US Into Europe
More destructive than any specific policy item modern Democrats are pushing this year are the ideas they…
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Biden Energy Policy: Leave No Oil Dictator Behind
Are you enjoying this historic surge in consumer product shortages and inflation, which the White House…
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One Man's Anarchy Is Another's Road to Justice
Sheer chaos and anarchy on the border? Afghanistan – the most humiliating defeat in…
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Biden Caves to Unions Again, Sabotaging Consumers
From Christmas toys to clothing and auto parts, shortages of imported products are forcing factories…
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Christopher Steele Speaks
The disgraced former British spy Christopher Steele has kept a low profile in recent years. Understandably…
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The Biden White House Will Pay for Playing Inflation Games
White House Chief of Staff Ron Klain recently endorsed the idea that inflation and supply-chain struggles…
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Biden Drives Public Trust in Government to Record Lows
Less than one year into his tenure, Joe Biden has already demonstrated a masterful reverse-Midas touch…
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Quiz Question   
How many states currently do not observe Daylight Saving Time?
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Notable Quote   
 
"Former Gov. Terry McAuliffe has spent nearly $100,000 advertising 'fake news' websites on Facebook during the Virginia gubernatorial campaign, Fox News can reveal.The Democrat's advertisements, which have been viewed up to 3.5 million times so far, are hidden on a Facebook page with a similar name to a local news website. The ads link to third-party websites that ostensibly publish local news, but…[more]
 
 
—Rémy Numa, Fox News
— Rémy Numa, Fox News
 
Liberty Poll   

Do you support or oppose any expansion beyond current regulations of bank reporting account holder financial transactions to the IRS, regardless of threshold amount?