WE’RE NOT “ROUNDING THE TURN” ON COVID19 AS TRUMP SAYS—NOT EVEN CLOSE

AND ANYONE WHO TELLS YOU DIFFERENTLY IS FLAT OUT LYING OR UNKNOWINGLY REPEATING THE LIES OF LIARS. WE'RE HEADED IN A STEEP, STRAIGHT LINE TOWARD AN EVEN BIGGER DISASTER. ONLY FOUR STATES HAVE AN INFECTION RATE (RT) BELOW 1.00, INDICATING REDUCTION IN VIRUS SPREAD. CLICK HERE TO CHECK YOUR STATE'S INFECTION RATE AND IMPLIED INFECTIONS …

TO DIE OR NOT TO DIE—The Danger of Binary Thinking

Mercifully, deaths and hospitalizations did not chase the summer surge of COVID19 cases. A better understanding of how to treat patients contributed to fewer deaths, but the general consensus from the public health community mostly attributes the divergence of cases and deaths/hospitalizations to the demographic infected over the summer. Younger...and less vulnerable to severe complications, …

A LITTLE PERSPECTIVE

75 years ago today, Japanese Imperial Forces formally surrendered onboard the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay, ending one of the most uniquely lethal and unforgiving combat campaigns ever fought by the U.S. and allied forces. I can recommend some incredible books (non-fiction that reads like fiction) written about the Pacific war if you're interested. Overall, …