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301. COVID-19 Lockdown 2.0? Independence Day

July 2, 2021

The ITT crew talks about Independence Day, beer taxes in your state, and the new COVID-19 Delta variant. Is this new strain of COVID more dangerous than the original? … probably not.

The Heartland Institute's Donald Kendal, Jim Lakely, and Nate Myers present episode 301 of the In the Tank Podcast. The ITT crew talks about Independence Day, beer taxes in your state, and the new COVID-19 Delta variant. Is this new strain of COVID more dangerous than the original? … probably not.    

 

OPENING CHIT CHAT

Tax Foundation – How High are Beer Taxes in Your State?
https://taxfoundation.org/state-beer-taxes-2021/?utm_source=Tax+Foundation+Newsletters&utm_campaign=90518997f0-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_10_17_07_28_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8387957ec9-90518997f0-427651737&mc_cid=90518997f0&mc_eid=2a22e1c471

ABC7 Chicago – Fireworks displays, July 4th celebrations, a mixed bag for northwest suburbs this year
https://abc7chicago.com/fireworks-displays-july-4th-celebrations-fourth-of-holiday/10844547/

 

COVID 2.0?

NYT – Masks Again? Delta Variant’s Spread Prompts Reconsideration of Precautions
https://www.nytimes.com/2021/06/29/health/coronavirus-delta-variant-masks.html

The Federalist – Ben Domenech: We Must Resist Resurgence Of Lockdown Lunacy Over COVID Delta Variant
https://thefederalist.com/2021/06/29/ben-domenech-we-must-resist-resurgence-of-lockdown-lunacy/

Huffington Post – Is It Hay Fever Or The Delta Variant? How to Tell the Difference
https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/hay-fever-or-delta-variant-symptoms_uk_60d98995e4b06c8105d7d368

National Review – Our Cruel COVID Class System
https://www.nationalreview.com/2021/06/our-cruel-covid-class-system/?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=NR%20Daily%20Monday%20through%20Friday%202021-06-28&utm_term=NRDaily-Smart

 

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Donald Kendal is a graphic designer for The Heartland Institute, a research fellow for Heartland's "Stopping Socialism" project, and the host of Heartland's In the Tank Podcast and Stopping Socialism TV.
dkendal@heartland.org @InTheTankPod
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Jim Lakely is the Vice President and Director of Communications of The Heartland Institute.
jlakely@heartland.org @jlakely
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Nathan Myers is a development coordinator at The Heartland Institute
nmyers@heartland.org