Records Are Made to Be Broken – Or, Are They?

Over 60% of Americans (nearly 200 million) are fully vaccinated. Over 70% have received at least one dose. Yet, new cases of COVID-19 are rising daily in states that have the highest numbers of fully vaccinated citizens. Why? New COVID … Continue reading

How Do We Break Out of This Perpetual State of Emergency?

All of us have had a wild ride over the past eighteen months. Our lives have been tossed about, and more than a few of us are getting tired of it. Whatever was normal seems far, far away. This state … Continue reading

When Hospitals Have Zero Pandemic Victims, Is the End Far Away?

I constantly look for positive, uplifting news about the pandemic. It might be the results latest coronavirus drug, the massive trend downward in deaths or new cases of COVID-19, the nearness of herd immunity, or anything that gives a positive … Continue reading

We Have Been Waiting for This Incredible News for Months

How many times have we seen headlines that new COVID-19 cases were being set daily in Texas? Too many times. Texas was not the only state to set records. Texas Statistics https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/usa/texas/ Over 32,000 new COVID-19 cases a day were reported … Continue reading

Pandemic Slowing in America – Is Normal Around the Corner?

I spoke at a Chamber of Commerce meeting today. It was my first public speech in over a year. I could tell immediately that public speaking is a perishable skill. I did not stumble, but I could sense the lack … Continue reading

Pandemic Deaths Are Not Accurate – Double the Current Number

I was looking for a topic to write about today, and I noticed a headline that states the pandemic deaths are too low, especially outside the United States. Dr. Fauci suggested that they should double the current number of deaths. … Continue reading

Can the Pandemic Restrictions End by Christmas?

All of us want a return to normal – no face masks, social distancing, and more. Over three million people a day are getting vaccinated – over one hundred million a month. Demand for the coronavirus vaccine will wane within … Continue reading

Free of Pandemic by the Time You Pay Your Taxes?

I use the word, free, liberally in this title. An opinion piece from the Wall Street Journal yesterday suggests that herd immunity could be achieved by April 2021. I do not know. My best guess is still late summer. Herd … Continue reading

Coronavirus Vaccination Program is Delaying Full Recovery

I believe the current rollout of the coronavirus vaccination program is not focused correctly. The CDC plan states, “Immunization with a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine is a critical component of the United States strategy to reduce COVID-19-related illnesses, hospitalizations, … Continue reading

80,000 Americans Will Die of Coronavirus in Three Weeks, Really?

21 days divided into 80,000 means that 3,810 people will succumb to the virus every day until the 23rd of January. Is that realistic? Probably not! Is it hyping a scare tactic based on a single point of data? Most … Continue reading