Tag Archives: Global Pandemic

Open Thread | We Have No Second COVID Stimulus BECAUSE OF MOSCOW MITCH

Let us be very clear on why there hasn’t been a second COVID Stimulus. It is NOT BECAUSE OF CONGRESS! IT👏IS👏BECAUSE👏OF👏MOSCOW👏MITCH👏   I want #COVID19 relief passed immediately. But I also think that Democrats have nothing to apologize for by … Continue reading

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Open Thread | PLEASE Use Common Sense….STAY HOME!

I must admit- I haven’t been this terrified since the beginning of the pandemic. I get the notifications, telling me how many COVID cases there are in my state, and I grow more frightened everyday. I don’t go out. My … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Some COVID-19 Thoughts

Some different voices about COVID-19:   Epidemiologically speaking, it seems unwise to me to assume there is pre-, post- or #COVID19 era. It would seem preferable to deal with #COVID19 as one of the many threats to health/life, in an … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Bob Woodward Ain’t #@&$😠😠😠

So, Bob Woodward has a book to sell. So, he sat on the knowledge that Dolt45 knew how dangerous COVID-19 was, back when he was on the television calling it a hoax. Bob Woodward sat ON HIS TAPES while the … Continue reading

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Open Thread | So…..What Is Herd Immunity?

What in the Demon Hell is Herd Immunity?😠 Andy Slavitt will explain.   COVID Update September 6: There’s a lot of Twitter mansplaining about herd immunity. Here’s what it means. 1/ — Andy Slavitt @ 🏡 (@ASlavitt) September 6, 2020 … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Trust A Vaccine From THIS ADMINISTRATION? I Think Not😠😠

I am not anti-science. But, I can say, without hesitation… That I will NEVER take a vaccine put out by this Administration. There is absolutely no reason to believe that it’s valid. No reason at all to believe that it’s … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Why Aren’t There Blanket COVID-19 Rules?

Going back to a great source of information for COVID-19- Andy Slavitt:   COVID Update August 28: Pandemic rules. There are none, but there should be. — Andy Slavitt @ 🏡 (@ASlavitt) August 29, 2020 2- Scientists should be required … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Once Again, This Administration Chooses Poorly

Here is a thread by Andy Slavitt.If it’s a bad choice, that will be what this Administration will do. I remember a few months ago listening to a Research Doctor who said that America could use its extensive network of … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Schools, Reopening, and How History Will See Us

More from Andy Slavitt. I consider him a heroic voice during this time. Here is a good thread: He is so thoughtful:   I think about the things we all try to teach our kids.-being safe-following the golden rule-showing consideration-using … Continue reading

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Open Thread | What We Can Do As A Society

More COVID-19 wisdom from Andy Slavitt:     COVID Update August 2: If someone told you, you could save somebody’s life, your answer would be what do I have to do? — Andy Slavitt @ 🏡 (@ASlavitt) August 2, 2020 … Continue reading

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