22 March 2020 – Sunday – #7

It may be a little early to call the Italian Covid-19 lockdown a success, but there is a glimmer of hope that the increases in cases and in deaths are decelerating (with Google Translate). In #Lombardia, new ICU admissions are slowly falling (today +43, last Saturday they were +85 in one day). The peak ofContinue reading “22 March 2020 – Sunday – #7”

21 March 2020 – Saturday – #6

After closing land borders earlier in the week, the Spanish government ordered all hotels closed by 26 March. The US State Department sent an email advising US citizens and residents who didn’t have a place to stay long term in Spain to catch a flight to the US while there are flights to be had.Continue reading “21 March 2020 – Saturday – #6”

20 March 2020 – Friday – #5

I need to rant today and I’m not sugarcoating it. When you die of Covid-19, you drown while coughing up your own blood. I spoke with friends and family in California, Mexico, and Brazil yesterday. No one is taking Covid-19 seriously enough in any of these places. In the SF Bay Area, Home Depot isContinue reading “20 March 2020 – Friday – #5”