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Week in Review: 8/13-8/20

Medical WAPs, ethics and NFL disguises

After conservative political commentator Ben Shapiro read through the lyrics to “WAP,” by Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion, he questioned the health of women with “wet ass pussies.” He shared that his “doctor wife” diagnosed women who required “a bucket and a mop” with bacterial vaginosis and yeast infections among other conditions. DJ iMarkkeyz created a remix of “WAP” with the audio of Shapiro reading the lyrics.(Aug. 11).

Former Ohio House Speaker Larry Householder was removed as  State Speaker of the House after rean indictment surrounding racketeering and bribery charges, but will remain on the Ohio Joint Legislative Ethics Committee (Aug. 13).

Mississippi officials narrowed down the list of citizen state flag design proposals after announcing that they will remove their current design, which depicted a Confederate flag. Officials accidentally included one design which prominently displayed a large pixelated graphic of a mosquito at the center of the flag (Aug. 14).

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