Category Archives: Current Events

Open Thread | Some Words

The past few days have been hard. Just hard.   pic.twitter.com/vkK5hRvvjW — Sesame Street (@sesamestreet) June 1, 2020

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Open Thread | More COVID-19 Information

This video is from a doctor on the COVID-19 Frontline:😢😢😢😢     Uh huh Uh huh 😒🤨 You know what the difference is between Alabamians and New Yorkers? New Yorkers aren't going to brush Alabamians off as their people die. … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Another Survivor’s Story

I try to post as many of these stories as possible because I want people to understand: THIS IS NOT THE FLU! I post about ‘MILD’ cases because I want you to understand what we are up against.   As … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Let Us Never Forget

The number of deaths from COVID-19 are horrendous. The scale of the numbers of deaths over the past TWO MONTHS… TWO MONTHS?!😢😢😢     Powerful front page of the New York Times today. They were not simply names on a … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Some Thoughts On COVID-19

I am back to posting on COVID-19, because, it is the biggest story in the world. I will be going back to my physical workplace on June 1st. I admit that I am terrified. All my energy will be spent … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Andy Slavitt Trying To Warn Us

Yet again, Mr. Slavitt is dropping truth. Keep your eyes open.   Mitch McConnell will not pass any more Congressional aid for Americans losing income, nutritional aid, states or testing & contact tracing unless he gets 1 thing: waivers for … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Some Words About COVID-19 From A Healthcare Expert

Just thought that I would drop this Twitter thread from one of the most knowledgeable Healthcare Bloggers: Andy Slavitt-     COVID Update May 6: Like many countries we picked a strategy to beat COVID-19. We just decided not to … Continue reading

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