Tag: coronavirus

The Cootie Theory

We’ve lived through the most bizarre experience of human folly in my lifetime, and perhaps in generations.  Among the strangest aspects of this has been the near universal failure on the part of regular people, and even the appointed “experts,”…

Compulsory Vaccinations?

In mid-April, the CDC announced that Black Americans, while only about 13% of the U.S. population, “might be disproportionately affected by COVID-19.”  Among roughly six hundred hospitalized COVID-19 patients with known race/ethnicity, CDC found that one-third (33%) were black.  In…

Is This How It Ends?

“It is deadly obvious that people all over the world now allow the force of government to dictate all thought and behavior. This is allowed due to the mentality of the herd, for without that dynamic, government fear mongering would…

Political Theater

Many Americans agree that something hasn’t smelled right about this pandemic.    Besides not having sufficient data to justify the extremity of government reaction, there is something in the air that smacks of calculated panic and political engineering.  It is…

Panic Policy

Panic as policy in the face of the coronavirus is dangerous and misdirected. Panic unleashes a series of actions that are hard to contain once set in motion. It creates a competition among officials to each outdo the other in…

Freedom is More Fragile Than You Think!

Hungary’s parliament recently voted, by two-thirds majority, to give President Viktor Orbán almost unlimited emergency powers for an unlimited amount of time.  He can rule by decree, suspending any laws he chooses. Parliament is closed; elections are canceled. Anyone spreading…

Old Lives Matter

We hear it all the time these days: “Almost all the people who are dying from the coronavirus are old.” But what is this supposed to mean? Does it mean that younger people don’t need to worry about contracting it?…