by Simon Black
Here’s our Friday roll-up of the most ridiculous stories from around the world that are threats to your liberty, risks to your prosperity… and on occasion, inspiring poetic justice.
CDC Quietly Removes 72,000 COVID Deaths from Data
In early March, CDC data showed that one-third of all COVID deaths among children occurred during the Omicron surge.
But suddenly on March 14, the data changed. Now it shows that only about one-fifth of the (very few) deaths among children occurred during the Omicron surge.
Children 17 and under make up 22.3% of the US population, but account for less than .2% (one-fifth of 1%) of all COVID deaths.
The CDC explained in a footnote: