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  • The Times has a typically level-headed interview with Dr. Anthony Fauci, in which he says he hopes the vaccination is available sometime in 2021, his phone has been inundated with hate messages, and young people need to be more careful: "What they’re missing is something fundamental: By getting infected themselves — even if they never get a symptom — they are part of the propagation of a pandemic. They are fueling the pandemic. We have to keep hammering that home, because, as much as they do that, they’re completely relinquishing their societal responsibility."
  • The Washington Post reports that there is a major intraparty rift between the White House and Senate Republicans, who can't agree on a unified coronavirus budget plan, "lacking agreement on policy goals, budget parameters, or even deadlines."
  • Planned Parenthood of Greater New York announced that it will remove the name of Margaret Sanger, a founder of the national organization, from its Manhattan health clinic because of her “harmful connections to the eugenics movement.”
  • The Guardian took a closer look at that cognitive test Donald Trump bragged about passing, and found that it "does not measure IQ but is typically used to check for early signs of dementia."
  • Here is the complete story behind one of the most insane reality shows of all time: I Wanna Marry Harry.
  • Vox argues that white nationalism is the unifying centerpiece of Trump's White House.
  • Jezebel has an essay about Ayla Stewart, a former feminist who became one of the internet’s most vocal proponents of tradlife, and who believes that America is under threat "from immigrants, feminists, liberals and LGBTQ people."
  • This dog went missing—and turned up 57 miles away at her old home where she lived two years prior!
  • The federal government has completely failed to help guide Americans through the pandemic—so instead, people are crowdsourcing how to live.
  • Being a parent right now means lying to your kids all the time.
  • And finally, something is wrong with this bed, mom: