We are a commune of inquiring, skeptical, politically centrist, capitalist, anglophile, traditionalist New England Yankee humans, humanoids, and animals with many interests beyond and above politics. Each of us has had a high-school education (or GED), but all had ADD so didn't pay attention very well, especially the dogs. Each one of us does "try my best to be just like I am," and none of us enjoys working for others, including for Maggie, from whom we receive neither a nickel nor a dime. Freedom from nags, cranks, government, do-gooders, control-freaks and idiots is all that we ask for.
The talking heads keep finding comfort in the fact that our corona virus cases in the U.S. are still quite low. This is the classic problem with looking at any issue in it's infancy. It is hard to discern the trend and it is normal to search for a answer that most comforts you. I don't know either how this will all turn out. All may be well and a year or two from now we will barely remember the corona virus. But there is that nagging feeling that those in the know are lying to us. Not out of desire or joy of lying but out of fear of the truth. The problem with this is that considering the long period between acquiring the corona virus and showing symptoms that by the time they decide to lay it all out it may be past time to do any good,
The real reason for racial differences...
It tells conservatives exactly what they want to hear, but notice what was not measured, not even considered: genetics. As always. It explains - yes! It even explains why progressive and conservative cities have different results, because those contain different representatives of each group, right out of the gate.
They have identified the largest poodle in the room but ignored the elephant again. I just wish people would at least begin to be curious about the possibility and test for it when they run these think-tank and advocacy studies.
Assistant Village Idiot
"NGOs urge EU to tackle meat consumption 'problem'"
A fake problem.
By the way, good luck telling the food-loving people of Europe they have to give up meat.
And if you thought the gilets jaunes caused havoc, wait until all those irate French pork, beef and poultry farmers converge on the Champs-Élysées!