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Barack Obama’s administration may have been a bit of a disappointment on the environment (especially as the results of the global warming become more and more obvious), but Mitt Romney has openly come out against all sorts of environmental standards and regulations to a degree that’s consistent with the extremism of today’s Republican Party.

This also means that progressive organizations have an excuse to make video ads that tie together Obama’s one big success — new fuel-efficiency standards for cars — with our favorite Mitt Romney story: Remember when he strapped his dog to the roof of a car? The following comes as part of a $300,000 ad campaign that will be airing in swing states:

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons and one novel. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

Dr. Anthony Fauci

Reprinted with permission from AlterNet

Medical experts have been fearing that a new COVID-19 variant would emerge that is even more infectious than the Delta variant, and a new mutation that has emerged in South Africa has some doctors expressing concerns. One of them is 80-year-old expert immunologist Dr. Anthony Fauci, President Joe Biden’s top White House medical adviser. Fauci discussed this new South African variant, which is called B.1.1.529, during a Friday, November 26 appearance on CNN’s New Day.

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