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A new, highly infectious Covid-19 variant in South Africa has sparked worldwide airport restrictions.

The World Health Organization has designated the new coronavirus variant B.1.1.529 and named it Omicron on Friday.

Multiple countries halted airline travel to and from South Africa on Friday.


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Cases have also been reported in Botswana, Hong Kong, Israel, and Belgium.

The WHO calls Omicron a "variant of concern" because it has a large number of spike mutations and is 40% more infectious than previous variants.

The news sent Wall Street stocks plunging and the DOW dropped 900 points on Friday.

The new variant comes amid reports that health officials are "baffled" by the low incidences of Covid-19 in Africa where the vaccination rate is just 6 percent.

Pfizer announced on Friday it is testing "existing vaccines" on the new variant and results are expected within 2 weeks.


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Dr. Anthony Fauci told "CNN New Day" on Friday there is "no indication" this variant is currently in the US. But Fauci claims the new variant is highest among young people in South Africa.

However, blue check marks on Twitter are suspicious of the new variant coming on the heels of Big Pharma's push for vaccine booster shots among young people.
 

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A polyp removed from Joe Biden's intestine during a colonoscopy last week turned out to be benign, but it could be pre-cancerous.

The 79-year-old president underwent a colonoscopy at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Maryland last week, after experiencing loose bowels and excessive flatulence.

Biden was placed under anesthesia and a flexible tube with a camera attached was snaked into his rectum, large intestine and small intestine.

His doctor performed a colonoscopy procedure to inspect the intestinal walls for polyps or cancerous lesions.

Dr. Kevin C. O'Connor, physician to the president, said the polyp could be pre-cancerous but it was removed and requires no further action.

A follow-up colonoscopy will be conducted in 7-10 years, the doctor wrote in a memo.

Dr. O'Connor insists Biden is "fit for duty," but the president is showing some signs of aging.

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While he was under, Vice President Kamala Harris assumed the powers and duties of the president for approximately 90 minutes.

Most polyps are harmless growths or clumps of cells on the intestine wall. They are also found in the uterus, cervix, stomach, ear, nose, bladder, and throat.

Polyps become dangerous when they develop into colon cancer or uterine cancer.

"The best prevention for colon cancer is regular screening for and removal of polyps," the Mayo clinic advises on its website.

Other preventions include eating less meat or no meat, taking an Aspirin a day, and eating a calcium-rich diet.

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Kamala Harris made history as the first female U.S. President for a few hours while Joe Biden underwent a routine colonoscopy on Friday.

Vice President Harris, who is of Indian descent, assumed the powers and duties as acting president while Biden was under anesthesia for a few hours, the White House announced on Friday.

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Harris was president for a few short hours this morning. The White House announced the procedure just before noon. Biden resumed the presidency about an hour later.

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The Food & Drug Administration has approved mRNA vaccine booster shots for all adults over 18.

Pfizer and Moderna announced the FDA's decision on Friday. Pfizer has applied for emergency approval of its Covid Ivermectin pill.

A Centers for Disease Control panel will meet later today to announce the new definition for "fully vaccinated."

Americans who received only 2 mRNA vaccine doses or a single dose of Johnson & Johnson vaccine are officially unvaccinated.

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The FDA and CDC previously approved mRNA vaccines for children ages 5-11.

At least 10 states already had started offering boosters to all adults, Yahoo! News reports.

The CDC claims all three vaccines (Pfizer, Moderna and J&J) offer protection against illness and death.

The news comes as Covid-19 "cases" have increased in the Northeast and Midwest U.S. over the last two weeks.

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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has suspended the Biden administration's mRNA vaccine mandates.

On Nov. 12, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals granted a motion to block OSHA's Covid-19 mRNA vaccine mandates.

The appeals court stated OSHA's mandate "grossly exceeds OSHA's statutory authority."

However, the Biden Administration told businesses to ignore the 5th Circuit's court order.

"People should not wait. They should continue to move forward and make sure they're getting their workplace vaccinated," White House Deputy Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre told reporters.

On Wednesday, OSHA announced it will comply with the 5th Circuit's court order. The agency has suspended enforcement of its vaccine mandate for private sector employees pending the outcome of a plethora of lawsuits.

Thousands of essential workers lost their jobs or quit over their refusal to take the mRNA shots. Federal employees had until January 2022 to be fully vaccinated or face termination.

It isn't clear if private sector employers will follow OSHA's lead and halt the vaccine mandates for their employees.

The news comes on the same day it was reported that vials of the deadly contagion smallpox was found in a freezer inside a Merck pharmaceutical research lab in Pennsylvania.

The FBI and the CDC are investigating after someone alerted the Department of Homeland Security on Tuesday night. 5 of the vials were labeled "smallpox".

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The FBI and Centers for Disease Control are investigating vials marked "Smallpox" that were found in a Merck lab outside Philadelphia.

Samples of smallpox aren't approved to be used in private experiments or research.

The 15 "questionable vials" were found inside a Merck facility freezer in a Pennsylvania vaccine research facility.

An alert was sent to the Department of Homeland Security on Tuesday night, indicating that 5 of the vials were labeled "smallpox" and 10 as "vaccinia," reports Yahoo News.

Bill Gates, who is not a doctor, recently warned that the next pandemic will be smallpox.

In a statement to CNN, the CDC said: "There is no indication that anyone has been exposed to the small number of frozen vials."

Smallpox, a highly contagious and deadly virus, was eradicated from earth in 1980.

The smallpox virus infected 15 million people globally every year, killing about 30% of those infected.

By comparison, the Covid-19 virus kills less than 1% of those who are infected.

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Bill Gates, the billionaire who funded Covid-19 mRNA vaccine research, now admits the vaccines do not stop transmission of the coronavirus.

In a wide-ranging interview about climate change, bio-terrorism, and pandemic preparedness, Gates admitted the vaccines don't do what they were designed to do: stop transmission of the virus.

Over 7.5 billion mRNA doses have gone into arms around the world, but Gates is unsatisfied with the results.

Speaking with British politician Jeremy Hunt, Gates said:

"We didn't have vaccines that block transmission. We got vaccines that help you with your health, but they only slightly reduce the transmission. We need a new way of doing the vaccines."

Gates, who favors population control, is reportedly disappointed that the population numbers are still out of control.

On September 29, YouTube declared it would ban any video that mention the vaccines not working. However, the video below of Gates saying the vaccines don't work is still live on the platform.
 

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Actor Matthew McConaughey refuses to vaccinate his three children against Covid-19, saying he's against the vaccine mandate for children.

The 52-year-old Oscar winner and his wife, Camila Alves, are fully vaccinated. But he draws the line at vaccinating his three beautiful children, ages 13, 11 and 8.

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"I'm vaccinated. My wife's vaccinated. I didn't do it because someone told me I had to — [I] chose to do it," the actor said in an interview Tuesday.

"Do I think that there's any kind of scam or conspiracy theory? Hell no. We all got to get off that narrative. There's not a conspiracy theory on the vaccines... I couldn't mandate having to vaccinate the younger kids. I still want to find out more information."

The FDA and CDC recently approved Pfizer mRNA vaccines for children ages 5-11.

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Surgeon General Vivek Murthy responded to McConaughey on CNN on Tuesday. Murthy claimed vaccinating children is important because "Covid is not harmless" to kids.

"Many kids have died. Sadly, hundreds of children," said Murthy.

"Thousands have been hospitalized, and as a dad of a child who has been hospitalized several years ago for another illness, I would never wish upon any parent they have a child that ends up in the hospital."

Dr. Murthy added:

"And the vaccines have shown in these trials for children 5 through 11 they are more than 90 per cent effective in protecting our kids from symptomatic infection, and they are remarkably safe as well."

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The Biden administration is ignoring an appeals court order pausing vaccine mandates in companies with more than 100 employees.

The White House on Monday told businesses to proceed with the vaccine mandates despite the court-ordered stay, CNBC reports.

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"People should not wait. They should continue to move forward and make sure they're getting their workplace vaccinated," White House Deputy Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre told reporters.

On Saturday, the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals issued a temporary stay of the mandates, citing "grave statutory and constitutional" issues with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's new guidelines.

The Biden administration had until Monday, Nov. 8, to file a response to the federal court's stay.

In its response Monday evening, the Biden administration asked the court to lift the pause and dismiss the companies' objections as "premature" given that the deadlines for vaccination and testing are not until January.

The Biden administration claimed that pausing the vaccine mandates "would likely cost dozens or even hundreds of lives per day."

25 Republican governors rushed to file petitions last week to block the mandates in their states after OSHA published its guidelines for private companies that do business with the federal government.

Companies with 100 or more employees must require Covid-19 mRNA vaccinations or weekly testing at the employee's expense.

The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to weigh in on the constitutionality of OSHA's requirements.

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The Biden administration has recruited Sesame Street characters to push Covid-19 mRNA vaccinations for children.

Big Bird, the 8'-2" longtime Sesame Street resident, was reportedly recruited to push the vaccines because he is only 6 years old.

The FDA approved the mRNA vaccines for children ages 5-11 last week. Big Bird tweeted on Saturday:

"I got the Covid-19 vaccine today! My wing is feeling a little sore, but it'll give my body an extra protective boost that keeps me and others healthy."

"Good on ya, @BigBird," Joe Biden tweeted Sunday night. "Getting vaccinated is the best way to keep your whole neighborhood safe."

Senator Ted Cruz retweeted Big Bird's post with the caption, "Government propaganda ... for your 5 year old!"