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”

19 March 2020 – Thursday – #4

While Nate Silver and Elon Musk tweet about who needs ventilators, the Italians are printing them. Until there are treatments or a vaccine, the difference between life and death for anyone seriously ill from Covid-19 is a ventilator and there aren’t enough. The manufacturer of said US$11,000 ventilator is suing for patent infringement (see bottomContinue reading “19 March 2020 – Thursday – #4”

18 March 2020 – Wednesday – #3

Yesterday I became a hamster, walking 5,000 steps on the terrace. It was boring, but I have to admit it felt great. During my walk, I waved to my neighbor who was also becoming a hamster on her terrace across the street. She said something encouraging in Spanish that I didn’t understand. I yelled backContinue reading “18 March 2020 – Wednesday – #3”