We had some N95 masks because Scott does work around the house and bought some last year.
Every little bit will help a medical worker.
Nothing will get you attacked faster than calling bullshit on misinformation and outright lies. We have to do it anyway, and we’ll never run out of occasions. #COVID19 #coronavirus https://www.wired.com/story/professors-call-bullshit-covid-19-misinformation/
For years, Oregon has had a vote by mail system.
It works. Ballots and voters' pamphlets are sent to all voters.
If a recount is necessary, paper ballots are there. Voting is done within the privacy of one's home, without risking one's health.
All states should implement such a system and we should all be demanding our states implement a system like this immediately.
Here's a phrase we need to hear more:
"Court sides with scientists."
I have said many times that the Republican Party should die. I did NOT mean that people who are Republicans should die. But that’s where this thing is heading. See Mississippi, for example.
Some good news from today - Colorado has abolished the death penalty.
@IronMan2020 “While Fauci said he and the President ‘disagree on some things,’ he described Trump as responsive: ‘He goes his own way. He has his own style. But on substantive issues, he does listen to what I say.’”
1. I hope they disagree on more than “some things.”
2. I know Dr. Fauci is in an almost impossible position here as an intelligent person who pulls focus away from trump, but does he really expect us to believe trump listens to anyone unless they have leverage over him?
@IronMan2020 Also, there’s a world full of people who would line up for the chance.
I think Trump tolerates him more than listens to him.
A NYT story excerpt:
Fox News is essentially a Trump propaganda channel.
When I travel, (which I am not right now) I turn it off on TVs in gyms and public areas.
Top Tips from John M. Barry:
1. Maintain Discipline
2. Do something for your community (all in it together)
3. Even with the worst leadership, there is still reason for optimism
Individuals and companies continue to step up where the POTUS fails. #COVID19
Ford joins 3M, GE in speeding up ventilator, respirator production | Article [AMP] | Reuters
Trump on Hydroxychloroquine: "It's been around for a long time, so we know if things don't go as planned it's not going to kill anybody."
Fox News: “Drug cleared by Trump, FDA for coronavirus testing also found in fish tanks.”
Take them both off the air.
Man Dead From Taking Chloroquine Product After Trump Touts Drug For Coronavirus:
We've sure come a long way from "Obamacare will kill our nation's cherished seniors" to "Okay, we need the older people to die because the stock market is too low and we have an election coming up."