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Sunday, January 22, 2023

News and Weather Briefing for Sunday, January 22, 2023



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Russo-UKrainian War Updates
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COVID-19 News and Updates
Science and Technology
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On This Day
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GENERAL OUTLOOK

Dry conditions will continue through midnight tonight before rain moves in from the southwest. Expect rain for most of the area with a light freezing rain mixing in at the higher elevations near the Blue Ridge Escarpment Sunday morning before transitioning to all rain by Sunday afternoon. A brief dry period to start the week with another round of precipitation by mid week. Temperatures expected to remain near normal.





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Local Weather

General Forecast Through Tuesday Night





Franklin Area

Today

Rain. Patchy fog. Highs in the mid 40s. Winds out of the southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning increasing to come out of the south in the afternoon. Chance of rain is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Tonight

Rain likely, mainly before 11pm. Patchy fog before 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with lows around 30. Winds out of the south 5 to 15 mph shifting to come out of the northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Monday

Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with highs in the lower 40s. Winds out of the northwest 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Monday Night

Mostly clear, with lows in the lower 20s. Winds out of the northwest 5 to 10 mph becoming calm after midnight.

Tuesday

Sunny, with highs in the lower 50s.

Tuesday Night

Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 4am. Lows around 30. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Highlands Plateau

Today

Rain. Patchy fog. Highs near 40. Winds out of the southeast 5 to 10 mph increasing to come out of the southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of rain is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Tonight

Rain likely before 4am, then a chance of rain or freezing rain. Patchy fog before 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with lows around 30. Winds out of the southwest 10 to 15 mph increasing and shifting to come out of the northwest 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

Monday

Mostly sunny, with highs in the mid-to-upper 30s. Winds out of the northwest 25 to 30 mph in the morning decreasing to 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

Monday Night

Mostly clear, with lows in the low-to-mid 20s. Winds out of the northwest 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Tuesday

Sunny, with highs in the mid 40s.

Tuesday Night

Rain and snow showers likely between 8pm and 3am, then rain showers. Lows around 30. Chance of precipitation is 80%.


Otto and South Central Macon County

Today

Rain. Patchy fog. Highs in the mid 40s. Winds out of the southeast 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of rain is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Tonight

Rain likely, mainly before 11pm. Patchy fog before 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with lows around freezing. Winds out of the south 5 to 15 mph shifting to come out of the northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Monday

Mostly sunny, with highs in the lower 40s. Qinds out of the northwest 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Monday Night

Mostly clear, with lows in the mid 20s. Winds out of the north 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tuesday

Sunny, with highs near 50.

Tuesday Night

Rain and snow showers, becoming all rain after 4am. Lows around freezing. Chance of precipitation is 80%.


Nantahala Area

Today

Rain. Patchy fog. Highs in the mid 40s. Winds out of the east 5 to 10 mph shifting to come out of the south in the afternoon. Chance of rain is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Tonight

Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Patchy fog before 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with lows around 30. Winds out of the southwest 5 to 15 mph shifting to come out of the northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Monday

A slight chance of sleet before 9am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with highs in the mid-to-upper 30s. Winds out of the northwest 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Monday Night

Mostly clear, with lows in the mid 20s. Winds out of the northwest 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.

Tuesday

Sunny, with highs near 50.

Tuesday Night

Rain showers likely before 2am, then rain and snow showers likely, then rain showers after 3am. Lows in the mid 30s. Chance of precipitation is 80%.






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Hazards and Tropical Weather

Hazardous weather is not expected today.

A mix of snow, sleet, and freezing rain may develop across parts of the North Carolina mountains today and tonight into Monday behind a departing cold front. Light snow and sleet accumulations will be possible, especially in locations near the Tennessee border.



Latest US Drought Monitor Map for North Carolina.

Space Weather An Earth-Directed Solar Storm Launch & Solar Flux Tops a Record | Space Weather News 01.16.2023




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• Damaging 2022 Atlantic hurricane season draws to a close [National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration]

• Atlantic hurricane season ends with 14 named storms [AP News]




Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
700 PM EST Wed Nov 30 2022

For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:

Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 5 days.

This is the last regularly scheduled Tropical Weather Outlook of the 2022 Atlantic Hurricane Season. Routine issuance of the Tropical Weather Outlook will resume on May 15, 2023. During the off-season, Special Tropical Weather Outlooks will be issued as conditions warrant.



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Almanac

24 Hour Smoke Forecast

No known appreciable smoke field will be crossing Macon County today or tonight.















PM2.5 AQI is 40 (GOOD) for most of the county, and the ridges and other higher elevations PM2.5 AQI is 40 (GOOD)


Fire and Smoke Map




Local Air Monitor



Pollen

Pollen levels are expected to be in the low range (0.4 out of 12) today with Juniper being the main culprit. Tomorrow is expected to be in the low range (0.4 out of 12).



Record Weather Events for January 22nd

Record weather events for this date in Macon County
(1872-2016)

Highest Temperature 70°F in Franklin in 1967
Lowest Temperature -13°F at the Coweeta Experimental Station in 1985
Greatest One-Day Rainfall 4.07 inches at the Coweeta Experimental Station 1959
Greatest One-Day Snowfall 9.0 inches at the Coweeta Experimental Station in 1987

Weather Extremes for Macon County for the month of January Data available from 1872

Highest Temperature 78°F at the Coweeta Experimental Station on 01-28-1999
Lowest Temperature -19°F in Highlands on 01-21-1985
Greatest Rainfall 5.10 inches in Highlands on 01-12-2018
Greatest Snowfall 10.5 inches at the Coweeta Experimental Station on 01-08-1988

Record Weather Events for January 22nd in North Carolina

Highest Temperature 82°F in Belhaven, Beaufort County in 1921
Lowest Temperature -20°F in Oconaluftee, Swain County in 1985
Greatest Rainfall 5.54 inches in Hendersonville, Henderson County in 1906
Greatest Snowfall 16.0 inches in Hickory, Burke County in 1987
Weather Extremes for North Carolina for the month of January Data available from 1872

Highest Temperature 86°F in Marion, Mcdowell County on 01-24-1927
Lowest Temperature -34°F in Mount Mitchell, Yancey County on 01-21-1985
Greatest Rainfall 9.18 inches in Lake Toxaway, Transylvania County on 01-13-2018
Greatest Snowfall 28.00 in Mount Mitchell, Yancey County on 01-28-1998




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Macon Calendar
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No events have been submitted for Macon Calendar.
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Local and State News



• Smoky Mountain Pregnancy Care Center opens new location in Sylva [WLOS-TV (Asheville, NC)]

• City Council, Mayor, and Staff Hold Closed-Door Meetings, Sowing Distrust [Asheville Watchdog]

• Moore County Officials Scrutinize Substation Security as Investigation Continues [The Pilot]

• What we know, and don’t, about the hit-and-run charge against NC Auditor Beth Wood [Raleigh News and Observer]

• 'A true patriot:' Celebration of life for political commentator Lynette Hardaway brings Trump to NC [WRAL-TV (Raleigh, NC)]

Shooting of Jason Harley Kloepfer - December 13, 2022 | John Smith



• [OPINION] Press Covers for North Carolina Sheriff’s ‘Firing Squad’ ~ VIDEO [Ammo Land]


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Special Section: The Russo-Ukrainian War
(sharing of a particular source is not an endorsement)



• Russian Offensive Campaign Assessment, January 21 [Institute for the Study of War] [PDF for January 21st]

• Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 333 [Al Jazeera]

• LIVEBLOG: Day 332 of Russian aggression against Ukraine [TVP World]

• Russo-Ukrainian War. Day 331: EU Parliament pushes for special tribunal for Russian crimes in Ukraine [Euromaiden Press]

• Russia launches Zaporizhia ‘offensive operation’ [Al Jazeera]

• Russia, Ukraine deadlocked on 3 frontlines [DW News]

• Hiding from Putin's call up by living off-grid in a freezing forest [BBC News]

• Ukraine’s Winter Could Turn Against Russian Troops [Wall Street Journal;]

• Ukraine’s victory may force Russia to withdraw from Transnistria: Moldovan official [TVP World]

• Four towers of Kremlin propaganda: Russia, Ukraine, South, West [Euromaidan Press]


News from Russian or pro-Russian outlets or Video About the Russian Perspective

• ‘Putin considers Erdogan a real man’: Why Russia maintains friendly relations with one of NATO’s key members [Russia Today]

• Kremlin: Conflict spirals up and creates additional tension [Pravda]

• US presents information about DPRK’s alleged arms export to the UN — White House [TASS]


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National and World News Roundup

• Mayor, police chief: Atlanta ‘will not tolerate’ violent protests [Atlanta Journal-Constitution]

Six arrested in downtown Atlanta protest-turned-riot | WAGA-TV (Atlanta, GA)



Georgia Bureau of Investigation update on trooper, protestor shot near 'Cop City' | WAGA-TV (Atlanta, GA)



LIVE AT: Cop City Protest in Atlanta After Police Kill Forest Defender | Status Coup News



• What the Tech and Media Layoffs Are Really Telling Us About the Economy [The Atlantic]

• ‘The damage is immeasurable’: Woman breaks into Jewish temple, desecrates sanctuary and Torah, then returns to scare children, prosecutors say [KPRC-TV (Houston, TX)]

• ‘This is not an employee choice’: The CEO of Morgan Stanley gets real and says employees can’t simply choose to work remotely [Fortune]

Why Japan is Giving Away 8 Million Free Houses | PolyMatter



• Peru protests: Machu Picchu closed indefinitely and tourists stranded [BBC News]

• Nearly 30 missing persons reported in South Dakota since New Year’s Day [KDLT-TV (Sioux Falls, SD)]

• King Charles's coronation set to be three-day spectacle of 'ceremonial, celebratory and community events' [Sky News]

• Five officers and medics plead not guilty in the death of Elijah McClain [NBC News]

• Brazil’s army chief fired in aftermath of capital uprising [AP News]


MiniSection on Journalism

Grammar Recharge for Journalists | PressClubofLI



Great Expectations | On The Media

In this episode:

Many of us are still cookin’ with gas, but should we? On this week’s On the Media, a look at why gas stoves, and the political flame-war over appliances, are back in the news. Plus, why new research says we’ve left the golden age of science and technology.



• Avoiding Conflict of Interest [RTDNA (Radio Television Digital News Association)]

• Fact-Checking: Don’t be fooled by fake screenshots [Poynter (Media Literacy Project) ]

• An Overdue Generational Shift Is Changing How Journalists Manage Traumatic Stories [Nieman Reports]

• Journalism has a Davos problem [Columbia Journalism Review]



Washington Today (1-20-23): Abortion opponents plan strategy at first post-Roe March for Life in DC



CSIS Commission Report on North Korea Policy and Extended Deterrence | Center for Strategic & International Studies



• Recommendations on North Korea Policy and Extended Deterrence [CSIS (PDF)]

Global National: Jan. 21, 2023 | Judge orders Canadian men detained in Syria to be brought home



Nightly News Full Broadcast (January 21st)


PBS NewsHour full episode, January 21, 2022




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COVID-19 News and Updates

Here is a section on COVID-19. It includes local, regional, state, national, and global items.



COVID-19 Numbers for Macon County: (the Macon County Health Department did not release numbers for the weeknd ending January 20th)






• WHO Coronavirus (COVID-19) Dashboard [World Health Organization]

In United States of America, from 3 January 2020 to 5:17pm CET, 20 January 2023, there have been 100,304,472 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with 1,088,854 deaths, reported to WHO. As of 6 January 2023, a total of 657,138,482 vaccine doses have been administered.

Globally, as of 5:17pm CET, 20 January 2023, there have been 663,640,386 confirmed cases of COVID-19, including 6,713,093 deaths, reported to WHO. As of 17 January 2023, a total of 13,131,550,798 vaccine doses have been administered.

• Lauterbach warns of incurable immune deficiency caused by Corona [NTV (automatically translated from German)]

• Persistent SARS-CoV-2 infection in patients seemingly recovered from COVID-19 [The Journal of Pathology]

• SARS-CoV-2 variant biology: immune escape, transmission and fitness[Nature Reviews: Microbiology]

• Ad26.COV2.S priming provided a solid immunological base for mRNA-based COVID-19 booster vaccination [Science Direct]

• Surveillance of 16 UK native bat species through conservationist networks uncovers coronaviruses with zoonotic potential [BioRxiv]

• TWiV 975: Crossing the Ts with Daniela Weiskopf [MIcrobe TV]

• TWiV 974: Clinical update with Dr. Daniel Griffin [Microbe TV]




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Science and Technology News Roundup

• Palm-sized satellites, 3D-printed rockets herald new era in space [NIKKEI Asia]

• 1st small modular nuclear reactor certified for use in US [AP News]

• Microsoft has laid off entire teams behind Virtual, Mixed Reality, and HoloLens [Windows Central]

• Scientists discover new emperor penguin colony in Antarctica - by spotting their poo from space [Sky News]

• ClearSpace raises $29 million ahead of first debris removal mission [SpaceNews]


Evergreen Links

• Red Dead Online player bids farewell to Google Stadia save by releasing horse they named after their departed daughter [Games Radar]

Dan Carlin's Hardcore History 69 - Twilight of the Æsir



• Neal Stephenson’s Lamina1 drops white paper on building the open metaverse [Venture Beat] [PDF of White paper]

• Yes, the Great Books Make Us Better People [New York Times]


How Do We Know What We Know? Philosophy of Science | Fraser Cain





Podcasts and Long Form Videos (History, Culture, Science, Space, Technology and Current Events)
Anything covering educational, entertainment, history, current events, and technology topics

Dennis Whyte: Nuclear Fusion and the Future of Energy | Lex Fridman Podcast #353



Are we getting dumber and dumber? | DW Documentary



The Level1 Show January 20 2023: Cease and Desist and Dragons | Level1Techs



Bungle in the Twitter API Jungle - DTNS 4440 | Daily Tech News Show



Can the Gulf Stream Collapse? | Sabine Hossenfelder



Osiris-REX: NASA's Asteroid Harvester | Megaprojects






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Sanctions and the Russian Economy | Center for Strategic and International Studies



US Urges Countries to Join Sanctions on Russian Paramilitary Wagner Group | VOANews



Is German reluctance to send tanks undermining the country as a reliable European partner? | DW News



West to decide on new arms pledges to Ukraine | Al Jazeera English



Germany fails to agree plan to send tanks to Ukraine | BBC News



German tanks for Ukraine, Wagner group, Macron's pension reform, Jacinda Ardern resigns | FRANCE 24 English



Defence ministers meeting in Ramstein - World News | TVP World







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On This Day

January 22nd is the 22nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar; 343 days remain until the end of the year (344 in leap years).

Historical Events



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Over 500 history videos in chronological order https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLe78d-8tNSfxbKQ5G4FNTy_mLOvgGtHis News Broadcasts of Historical Events https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7X0LKts7k4FT498Id_x5sg/videos?view=0&sort=da&flow=grid--> Historical Events

(Please note that the Wikipedia articles often contain a bibliography and links to where you can learn more about a historical event)

Today in History for January 18th | Associated Press





613 – Eight-month-old Constantine is crowned as co-emperor (Caesar) by his father Heraclius at Constantinople.

871 – Battle of Basing: The West Saxons led by King Æthelred I are defeated by the Danelaw Vikings at Basing.

1506 – The first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrives at the Vatican.

1517 – The Ottoman Empire under Selim I defeats the Mamluk Sultanate and captures present-day Egypt at the Battle of Ridaniya.

1555 – The Ava Kingdom falls to the Taungoo Dynasty in what is now Myanmar.

1689 – The Convention Parliament convenes to determine whether James II and VII, the last Roman Catholic monarch of England, Ireland and Scotland, had vacated the thrones of England and Ireland when he fled to France in 1688.

1808 – The Portuguese royal family arrives in Brazil after fleeing the French army's invasion of Portugal two months earlier.

1824 – The Ashantis defeat British forces in the Gold Coast.

1849 – Second Anglo-Sikh War: The Siege of Multan ends after nine months when the last Sikh defenders of Multan, Punjab, surrender.

1863 – The January Uprising breaks out in Poland, Lithuania and Belarus. The aim of the national movement is to regain Polish–Lithuanian–Ruthenian Commonwealth from occupation by Russia.

1879 – The Battle of Isandlwana during the Anglo-Zulu War results in a British defeat.

1879 – The Battle of Rorke's Drift, also during the Anglo-Zulu War and just some 15 km away from Isandlwana, results in a British victory.

1890 – The United Mine Workers of America is founded in Columbus, Ohio.

1901 – Edward VII is proclaimed King of the United Kingdom after the death of his mother, Queen Victoria.

1905 – Bloody Sunday in Saint Petersburg, beginning of the 1905 revolution.

1906 – SS Valencia runs aground on rocks on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, killing more than 130.

1915 – Over 600 people are killed in Guadalajara, Mexico, when a train plunges off the tracks into a deep canyon.

1917 – American entry into World War I: President Woodrow Wilson of the still-neutral United States calls for "peace without victory" in Europe.

1919 – Act Zluky is signed, unifying the Ukrainian People's Republic and the West Ukrainian National Republic.

1924 – Ramsay MacDonald becomes the first Labour Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

1927 – Teddy Wakelam gives the first live radio commentary of a football match, between Arsenal F.C. and Sheffield United at Highbury.

1941 – World War II: British and Commonwealth troops capture Tobruk from Italian forces during Operation Compass.

1943 – World War II: Australian and American forces defeat Japanese army and navy units in the bitterly fought Battle of Buna–Gona.

1944 – World War II: The Allies commence Operation Shingle, an assault on Anzio and Nettuno, Italy.

1946 – In Iran, Qazi Muhammad declares the independent people's Republic of Mahabad at Chahar Cheragh Square in the Kurdish city of Mahabad; he becomes the new president and Haji Baba Sheikh becomes the prime minister.

1946 – Creation of the Central Intelligence Group, forerunner of the Central Intelligence Agency.

1947 – KTLA, the first commercial television station west of the Mississippi River, begins operation in Hollywood.

1957 – Israel withdraws from the Sinai Peninsula.

1957 – The New York City "Mad Bomber", George P. Metesky, is arrested in Waterbury, Connecticut and charged with planting more than 30 bombs.

1963 – The Élysée Treaty of cooperation between France and West Germany is signed by Charles de Gaulle and Konrad Adenauer.

1968 – Apollo 5 lifts off carrying the first Lunar module into space.

1968 – Operation Igloo White, a US electronic surveillance system to stop communist infiltration into South Vietnam begins installation.

1970 – The Boeing 747, the world's first "jumbo jet", enters commercial service for launch customer Pan American Airways with its maiden voyage from John F. Kennedy International Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

1971 – The Singapore Declaration, one of the two most important documents to the uncodified constitution of the Commonwealth of Nations, is issued.

1973 – The Supreme Court of the United States delivers its decisions in Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton, legalizing elective abortion in all fifty states.

1973 – The crew of Apollo 17 addresses a joint session of Congress after the completion of the final Apollo moon landing mission.

1973 – A chartered Boeing 707 explodes in flames upon landing at Kano Airport, Nigeria, killing 176.

1973 – In a bout for the world heavyweight boxing championship in Kingston, Jamaica, challenger George Foreman knocks down champion Joe Frazier six times in the first two rounds before the fight is stopped by referee Arthur Mercante.

1984 – The Apple Macintosh, the first consumer computer to popularize the computer mouse and the graphical user interface, is introduced during a Super Bowl XVIII television commercial.

1987 – Philippine security forces open fire on a crowd of 10,000–15,000 demonstrators at Malacañang Palace, Manila, killing 13.

1992 – Rebel forces occupy Zaire's national radio station in Kinshasa and broadcast a demand for the government's resignation.

1992 – Space Shuttle program: The space shuttle Discovery launches on STS-42 carrying Dr. Roberta Bondar, who becomes the first Canadian woman and the first neurologist in space.

1995 – Israeli–Palestinian conflict: Beit Lid suicide bombing: In central Israel, near Netanya, two Gazans blow themselves up at a military transit point, killing 19 Israeli soldiers.

1998 – Space Shuttle program: space shuttle Endeavour launches on STS-89 to dock with the Russian space station Mir.

1999 – Australian missionary Graham Staines and his two sons are burned alive by radical Hindus while sleeping in their car in Eastern India.

2002 – Kmart becomes the largest retailer in United States history to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

2006 – Evo Morales is inaugurated as President of Bolivia, becoming the country's first indigenous president.

2007 – At least 88 people are killed when two car bombs explode in the Bab Al-Sharqi market in central Baghdad, Iraq.

2009 – President Barack Obama signs an executive order to close the Guantanamo Bay detention camp, which is not implemented due to congressional opposition.

2018 – Minnie Mouse receives her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame as part of her 90th anniversary.




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Published at 5:00am on Sunday, January 22, 2023
Author: Bobby Coggins


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