The best answer is on the state level. Our CDC has been regularly gutted the same way NOAA was earlier in this administration. The idea of selling the nations data to private parties to maximize private sector profit is a recurring theme. If you want to understand what’s going on you really need to look at each state. MAINE FLORIDA OKLAHOMA NORTH CAROLINA TEJAS COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA
OK so is Covid-19 as deadly as the annual flu? Is it hitting a certain demographic a little more sharply? Maybe it’s hitting the same demographic that social cuts are always targeting against. . . . I guess if you have at least an hour of free time you can draw your own conclusions using data that is varied since the best place to find it is state by state. Oh and Florida doesn’t give the age breakdown. Selective data […]
I know that most of us don’t look on the internet to see how local this is on a daily basis, so as a reminder here’s the count to date: Zip code Pos Covid19 Municipalities 15332 30 Finleyville 15438 9 Fayette City 15062 28 Monessen 15012 48 Belle Vernon 15022 54 Charleroi 15314 13 Bentleyville 15067 0 New Eagle 15063 44 Monongahela 15033 23 Donora 15037 40 Elizabeth 15025 209 Clairton 15317 187 Canonsburg PA Data as of 8/5/2020 noon.
Are you fitting and removing your mask in a safe manner each time you wear it? Are you sanitizing your hands at the key times when touching your mask? I found this piece by the CBC and it really hit my guidance from a few weeks ago. This also really covers why we need to wear a mask and why we need more testing. About life in the NHL bubble? My guess is the NHL has a pretty good idea […]
You are cordially invited to Jeff Bracco’s Birthday Party in Quarantine. We are throwing it a day early so he can party into the wee hours of the night. DATE: 11 August 2020 TIME: 7 p.m. EDT It will be on Zoom, please contact me with an email. I will send you a secure link to join us or if you would like more information. The theme is Stanley Cup in Quarantine. (even if the Pens don’t get past the […]
I know we rely on social and mass media to inform us, but somehow the warnings back in March to not repeat 1918 haven’t worked. I’ve been holding off on expressing this lately, but now is the time to tackle the running back with the ball, before more blood is shed: How we can unite to live in a world with COVID-19. Why we need to pay attention to the protests in Portland from a constitutional point of view. What […]
Just back from Magic Town and I can’t get over how many people either don’t wear a mask or if they are wearing the mask don’t wear it correctly. Hello Monongahela Valley— Charleroi had over 52 cases recorded and Monongahela was over 40. COVID-19 is everywhere. It will find you if you go out and don’t follow the recommended protocols. Listen to this discussion.https://www.npr.org/transcripts/889431742