31 March 2020 – Tuesday – #16

Will the US Covid-19 response be worse than Italy’s? There are new data points since I estimated US Covid-19 mortality a few days ago. It’s not good news. The Chinese Covid-19 death toll may be ten times higher than officially reported based on cremation activity in the area. Reports that Wuhan residence were paid forContinue reading “31 March 2020 – Tuesday – #16”

29 March 2020 – Sunday – #14

Good news from Spain’s lockdown. Here is a chart of Covid-19 deaths by day over the past ten days. The rate of increase is flattening, a good sign that the lockdown is working and mortality is peaking this weekend. Here is a more comprehensive chart of Spanish Covid-19 statistics for March through today. Believe me,Continue reading “29 March 2020 – Sunday – #14”

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”