Tag Archives: Global Pandemic

Open Thread | What Is Wrong With This Country

Andy Slavitt brings it to us again:   It is very likely that one of the biggest hot spots spreading COVID throughout the US could be Las Vegas. — Andy Slavitt @ 🏡 (@ASlavitt) August 2, 2020 What do you … Continue reading

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Open Thread | We Knew What They Were Doing This Spring

When this was happening in the Spring, so many of us said that this is what was happening. So, there is no surprise for it to be validated. But, only increases my loathing of them. From Vanity Fair: How Jared … Continue reading

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Open Thread | More From Andy Slavitt

Mr. Slavitt brings truth:   COVID Update July 23: If you don’t know many people who have Coronavirus, its because you don’t know the people who pick the food you eat. Yes many of the people getting sick are working … Continue reading

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Open Thread | COVID-19 Kills the Young Too😢😢

Do not live under the delusion that COVID-19 only kills the old. Not true. Read this Twitter thread. Have your heart broken at the lives cut short. They had decades of life left. They should still be here.😢😢😢 COVID-19 doesn’t … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Your Mother Was Right- A Hard Head Makes for a Soft Behind

I have felt from the beginning that Karma was interested in teaching White America a lesson for selecting Dolt45. It wasn’t enough that their vessel for White Supremacy wasn’t just a national, but international embarrassment. Yet, even as he was … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Open The Schools? Are👏You👏Kidding👏Me👏

I would love for the kids to back to school. I want Peanut back in schoo!. But, we need to be mindful of why schools closed in the first place. Those other countries cited as examples of why we should … Continue reading

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Open Thread | This Isn’t Rocket Science, But, It Is Science

Wear a Mask😠😠 It's amazing how much good one little mask can do! Check out how a normal, everyday mask keeps respiratory droplets from spreading outside your body, potentially sharing viruses. pic.twitter.com/zeXyemJwO8 — Providence Eastern WA (@providence_phc) June 26, 2020 … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Just Some COVID-19 Thoughts

We are failing as a country. That much is obvious. Wear a mask if you’re outside of your house. WHY is this hard to understand.   Simple science experiment: What about keeping your distance? Second demo: I set open bacteria … Continue reading

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Open Thread | How We Are Failing With COVID-19

We are checking in with Andy Slavitt. Good or bad, Mr. Slavitt tells us the truth about our fight with COVID-19. Make no mistake, we are not doing well. Mainly because of Republican Governors who have mismanaged their states the … Continue reading

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Open Thread | The Nursing Home That Took Care of Business 👏👏

I read this story a couple of times. Just got teary, because it always goes back to ‘ WHAT IF?’ WHAT IF we had competent national leadership on COVID-19? How many lives would have been saved?😢😠       The … Continue reading

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