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Big Bird backlash: Vax lands even Muppet in political flap

Nov. 11, 2021 17:00 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Smokey Bear taught kids the importance of preventing wildfires. McGruff the Crime Dog warned them not to talk to strangers. And in 1972, Big Bird lined up on “Sesame Street” to receive a measles vaccine as part of a campaign to get more youngsters inoculated...

Editorial Roundup: Kansas

Nov. 09, 2021 12:27 PM EST

Lawrence Journal-World. November 6, 2021. Editorial: Kelly is wrong about vaccine mandates on multiple counts Here’s an experiment for Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly, who recently criticized vaccine mandates as strategies that “tend not to work” in...