The Good Ole’ Days…when we were “ONLY” going to lose 60,000 Americans—Anyone with a partially functioning brain, a sense of reality and a working calculator knew that number was NONSENSE the moment it was announced. NOW THE NUMBER IS 100,000, AND I’M NOT BUYING THAT EITHER.

COVID Update May 4: We’ve been lied to about the potential death toll in this country & it matters. – Andy Slavitt, former head of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

The article below is a little old, but it explains exactly why the IMHE’s 60K projection was flawed…and it all turned out to be true.

Making Sense of the Various Coronavirus Death Toll Projections – Medium, Andy Slavitt