November 23, 2020 @ 1:42 PM
November 16, 2020 @ 6:54 AM
CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) United States statistics for 2018:2,839,205 deaths including 159,486 from respiratory diseases and 59,120 from influenza and pneumonia (total 218,606.)
Statista.com reports that as of November 12, 2020 there have been 241,000 deaths attributed to COVID in the United States. The co-morbidity factors are not cited.
Is this cause for panic and lockdown or just reasonable caution and medical mobilisation?
November 5, 2020 @ 3:37 AM
God Save the Presidency
I am curious about the notion that Donald Trump is a great President. I concede that during his Presidency there may have been some desirable outcomes in foreign policy and the economy but I don’t understand them well enough to be sure. The question is, even if America and the World have benefitted from his term in office, how do you reconcile Trump’s personal demeanour, rhetoric and arrogance? He is crass, biased and ignorant. Fake News can’t put words in his mouth. Fake News doesn’t fabricate his dysfunctional personality. Call me old fashioned or superficial but I still rely on my instinctual response to people. If their words and behaviour repulse me I feel I am entitled to make ...
November 5, 2020 @ 12:35 AM