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headlines found matching 'Epidemiology'
Sun August 09, 2020
(Slate)
 
 
 
One in three Americans have a death wish
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Fri August 07, 2020
(WBUR Boston)
 
 
 
Welp, guess MA was a bit too quick to fire all those contact tracers
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Thu August 06, 2020
(Nature)
 
 
 
Apparently two decades of pandemic war games were no match for Trump's incompetence
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(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
New study supports more frequent HIV screening among high-risk young men who have sex with men. Also, wearing rubbers when it's wet
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(Vox)
 
 
 
Face mask mandates won't work if we don't educate the morons opposed to them
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Wed August 05, 2020
(Daily Dot)
 
 
 
"If oven gloves were essential to remove hot food from hot stoves, our hands would have evolved into them by now"
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(9 to 5 Mac)
 
 
 
How many states are using the Apple/Google contact tracing API that respects user privacy? If you guessed two, your guess was double the actual number. Other 49 worried app development doesn't cost enough, or steal enough data
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(Central Illinois Proud)
 
 
 
Illinois social event may have exposed people to Covid 19. Fark: Event called "White Trash Bash"
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Tue August 04, 2020
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
NYC health commissioner tells the mayor to take this job and shove it, I ain't socially distancing here no more
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Blood plasma for the coronavirus blood God, it might just be the COVID-19 treatment we need
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(Business Insider)
 
 
 
WHO says there may never be a silver bullet for corona. Anheuser-Busch stock surges
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(Houston Chronicle)
 
 
 
The official COVID-19 case count in Texas is short by at least tens of thousands of cases
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Mon August 03, 2020
(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
"Almost everything that went wrong with America's response to the pandemic was predictable and preventable"
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(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
The push to reopen schools is doomed to fail
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Sun August 02, 2020
(CNBC)
 
 
 
Fringe science group urges schools to reopen despite pandemic
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Fri July 31, 2020
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Good news: the logistics prowess of the DoD will be used to distribute covid vaccines. Bad news: the CDC will have no input
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(KRON 4)
 
 
 
California gym that remained open despite order to close now tied to...well, go on, guess. This is an easy one
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(The Daily Beast)
 
 
 
Because we failed to control it from the get-go, Covid-19 will rule us from here on out. Double-Fark: The darkest time-line where vaccine research stalls out for the same reason you can't cure the common cold
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(NPR)
 
 
 
If you thought that Trump's decision to bypass the CDC and have COVID-19 information sent to HHS would result in better data collection and more transparency, you may want to sit down. I also have a cure for coronavirus to sell you at a special price
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(Axios)
 
 
 
Coronavirus got knocked down but got up again, just like Chumbawumba
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
When asked if he could assure parents that children would be safe at re-opened schools Trump revealed the fruits of his recent explorations of Schopenhauer, Kierkegaard, and Nietzsche by responding "Can you assure anybody of anything?"
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Thu July 30, 2020
(Centers for Disease Control)
 
 
 
Maybe it's time to pull out the kiddy wagon from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, new study suggests children may carry COVID-19 at high levels
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Wed July 29, 2020
(Science Daily)
 
 
 
2020 may be the year lithium gets added to tap water supplies. What could possibly go wrong? Who cares ;-)
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
You know that cartoon where Bugs Bunny cuts off Florida? Britain is proposing something similar
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
WHO official points out COVID-19 is not in a "second" wave and is not a seasonal illness like the flu. Reports indicate this comes as a surprise to those who aren't clear on the definition of "second," "wave," or "is"
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
WHO official points out COVID-19 is not in a "second" wave and is not a seasonal illness like the flu. Reports indicate this comes as a surprise to those who aren't clear on the definition of "second," "wave," or "is"
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(The Sun)
 
 
 
People who are over six feet tall are TWICE as likely to catch coronavirus. The entire NBA looks on nervously (possible nsfw content on page)
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Tue July 28, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Trump can't understand why people don't like him
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(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
Comprehensive study of vaccine safety concludes vaccines are 'remarkably safe,' it's the people who are threat
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(NPR)
 
 
 
*click* We die
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Mon July 27, 2020
(UPI)
 
 
 
Going back to shelter in place would significantly cut coronavirus transmission, a certain president's golfing time
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Sun July 26, 2020
(AP News)
 
 
 
The Trump administration gave $21 million to see if heartburn med Pepcid cures COVID-19. It went about as well as anything else Trump has done
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
DeSantis derided descientists and defacts to dedicate deresponse to DeTrump
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Sat July 25, 2020
(CBS News)
 
 
 
Asshats have made "serious threats" against Dr. Fauci, his wife and daughters because they're askeered of science
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Fri July 24, 2020
(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
IF? Pretty sure the US blew past "IF" months ago
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
Life as you knew it in 2019 will never return
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Thu July 23, 2020
(Politifact)
 
 
 
Biden claims he "Warned Trump in January this pandemic was coming. I talked about what we needed to do" And he did, in print, in USA Today. But because Biden released a more detailed plan in March, we'll rate this only "mostly true" because "balance"
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(AP News)
 
 
 
"Silent spread of virus keeps scientists grasping for clues", victims gasping for air
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Wed July 22, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Rand Paul demands immediate impeachment due to inept coronavirus response
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Tue July 21, 2020
(Salon)
 
 
 
The secret to immortality might be pasta
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Mon July 20, 2020
(MSN)
 
 
 
Trench fever, because why not
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(Variety)
 
 
 
You might be able to walk and chew gum at the same time at home, but at Walt Disney World you can't eat, drink, walk and wear a mask at the same time
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Sun July 19, 2020
(Reuters)
 
 
 
Meanwhile, only ninety miles away from 'Murica
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(BBC)
 
 
 
Old and busted: fire station on fire. New, hot and short of breath: COVID-19 outbreak in COVID-19 track and trace call centre
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Sat July 18, 2020
(Some Foodie)
 
 
 
Eating inside restaurants is why Orange County and much of the rest of California had to close again
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Fri July 17, 2020
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Now that we missed the chance to safely reopen schools, here's the more expensive option
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
Spiking virus rates hit France's Brittany region one more time
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(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Wear a mask, 1918 influenza edition
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Thu July 16, 2020
(KTLA Los Angeles)
 
 
 
Gament industry, and meatpacking plants among hardest hit by covid-19. With mass evictions on the horizon, anyone know how the bread and circus industries are holding up?
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(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
More virus patients in ICUs are surviving now. They're also getting those hospital bills, so it's kind of wash
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(KCCI Des Moines)
 
 
 
Oh, so you're a state public health spokesperson? No problem. You gave real answers to media questions about COVID-19? That's a firing
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(CBS News)
 
 
 
How NOT to handle Covid-19, courtesy of A: Trump? B: Ron DeSantis? or C: Sweden?
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Wed July 15, 2020
(SanDiego UnionTribune)
 
 
 
Florida: "We've had 10,000 new Covid cases today." California: "Hold my sunscreen"
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
67,400 in a single day is now the number to beat
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Tue July 14, 2020
(CNBC)
 
 
 
CDC says we can get COVID threat under control in 1-2 months if everyone wears a mask
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Mon July 13, 2020
(Forbes)
 
 
 
Russia completes first human trials of COVID vaccine, polonium content unknown
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Facts or fax? When it comes to the virus, both are killing us
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Sun July 12, 2020
(Reuters)
 
 
 
I'm beginning to think the stupid may kill us all
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Fri July 10, 2020
(Wired)
 
 
 
How a contagion spreads - here come the mathematics
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Approximately 1 out of every 3 people in Miami, FL has tested positively for a hoax
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(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Coronavirus cases go up, death rates go down; can't explain that
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Thu July 09, 2020
(New York Magazine)
 
 
 
Unfortunately accurate headline of the day to point out the stupid: "America Is Refusing to Learn How to Fight the Coronavirus"
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Doctors at WHO say Covid-19 pandemic accelerating due to the lack of leadership and solidarity. Good thing Trump took us out so we don't have to listen to them
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(Big Ten Conference)
 
 
 
The Big Ten announces they will only play with themselves this fall
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
New WHO guidance says it needs evidence on airborne transmission. WHY? Because they're clinging to the surface-transmission theory
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Trump yesterday: I want the CDC to change their guidelines for re-opening schools, they're too hard to do, "I will be meeting with them". CDC: naw dog, they're good just the way they are, not changing them. Sorry...not sorry
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Wed July 08, 2020
(CNN)
 
 
 
There it is (Tulsa edition)
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Tue July 07, 2020
(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
"The US is not yet in a second wave (rather), a constant first wave that just continues to crest. The political willpower necessary to limit transmission through robust, ongoing lockdown measures seems, unfortunately, to have been snuffed out"
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(CNN)
 
 
 
"...any proposed approach to achieve herd immunity through natural infection is not only highly unethical, but also unachievable"
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Mon July 06, 2020
(NBC News)
 
 
 
Update from Fauci: We should know by end of the year if any of the 3 vaccine candidates are safe and efficient. And the increases in Covid19 is not a second wave because we never went down far enough for it to be considered a wave
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(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
Mutant man-eating crocodiles, fatbergs, covid-infested poop, and now antibiotic-resistant bacteria. It's like our sewers are becoming festering places of nightmare fuel
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(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
Mutant man-eating crocodiles, fatbergs, covid-infested poop, and now antibiotic-resistant bacteria. It's like our sewers are becoming festering places of nightmare fuel
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Sun July 05, 2020
(Detroit Free Press)
 
 
 
There is no sex in the quarantine room
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Didn't we know this?
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Fri July 03, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
How did California go from Coronavirus success to failure?
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Thu July 02, 2020
(BBC)
 
 
 
Testing sewage for coronavirus could be an "easy win", though the people actually doing it would probably beg to differ
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(Some Pollster)
 
 
 
6 in 10 Americans blame people who don't wear masks and ignore social distancing for rollback in reopenings. Looking at you Le Orange
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(Vox)
 
 
 
Only two states meet the minimum requirements to even think about reopening
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Wed July 01, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Let's check into how the US is doing six months into the Coronavirus fight, and it's...oh, dear
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(France 24)
 
 
 
Romero University publishes study showing that the death rate in the US for 2020 has increased by a percentage equivalent to the number of people who have died from COVID-19
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Tue June 30, 2020
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Biden invites Fauci to extend his service when he beats Donnie on election day. Countdown to Donnie firing Fauci 10,9,8,7
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Mon June 29, 2020
(MSN)
 
 
 
Dr. Fauci bluntly explains why we can't have nice things in the United States
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(MSN)
 
 
 
Nation's most populous county, L.A. County issues dire warning that things are deteriorating very rapidly after "alarming increases" in coronavirus cases. States that did not act so stupidly say: Good luck, we're all counting on you
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(Politico)
 
 
 
White House told Fauci to shut down bat virus study. Bat mobiles, bat copters prioritized
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Looking at other countries and the Northeast U.S., we know how to beat the virus, now we just need Republicans to get on board with the program
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Fri June 26, 2020
(Stat News)
 
 
 
How COVIDiots across the US are bullying health officials into supporting their demands
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(CTV News)
 
 
 
Meanwhile the covid crisis continues to crush Canada. Wait, what's that? Only a 100 or so cases in all of Ontario today... Make that, Canada continues to crush the covid
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(Politico)
 
 
 
States: Bridge, we've hit an iceberg and we're taking on water, the compartments are flooding fast, we need immediate damage control. Captain Pence: Nonsense, it only SEEMS like there's more water in the bulkhead because we're looking for it
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(Capital Gazette)
 
 
 
Co-founder of ReOpen Maryland movement: "I was diagnosed yesterday at the ER with COVID-19 and here I am months after not wearing a mask at rallies, churches and so on and so it's funny how capricious this thing is"
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(Austin News KXAN)
 
 
 
300 teens possibly exposed to COVID-19 at Texas 'Pongfest' party
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Thu June 25, 2020
(MSN)
 
 
 
Good news: ending the 2nd deadliest Ebola outbreak ever. Congo news: you still have the world's largest measles epidemic, the virus is lurking, AND there's new Ebola outbreak in the north
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(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
A 5-minute urine test can reveal the quality of your diet and whether it's the best fit for your body. But who can pee for five minutes?
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Wed June 24, 2020
(MSN)
 
 
 
A French study suggests school kids don't spread the virus. At least, not when they're smoking or having a sippy cup of bordeaux
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(Minneapolis Star Tribune)
 
 
 
Fauci says he's no roadblock to NFL season, more like a flashing sign warning "Bridge out ahead"
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Tue June 23, 2020
(12News Phoenix)
 
 
 
Trump speaks in front the future of American conservatism, AKA MAGA-Jugend, in Arizona, 4:40pm ET
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(ABC7 San Francisco)
 
 
 
Viral science superspreader Dr. Fauci testifies before the US House today
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Mon June 22, 2020
(NPR)
 
 
 
If a bat sneezes in the woods and there are no humans nearby, does the pandemic exist?
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(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
Researchers unseal catastrophic disease events in marine mammals. Yes, cetaceans are provided
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
NYC hired 3,000 workers for contact tracing of Covid-19 virus. It's not going well
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Fri June 19, 2020
(NPR)
 
 
 
Insurance companies are starting to question why they should be the ones paying for all these coronavirus tests, because of course they are
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
Hot spot hospitals are beginning to 'roid up, backne be damned
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Thu June 18, 2020
(Fox 31 Denver)
 
 
 
Emails show Pence had CDC director call Colorado state health officials and talk them into letting meat packing plant reopen, which promptly became a virus hotspot
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(NPR)
 
 
 
45 min interview with Michael Osterholm, the Covid expert from Minnesota, is not completely depressing. Except maybe the part that he gets death threats and called a member of the deep state
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(KTLA Los Angeles)
 
 
 
The National Drug Stockpile is now stuck with 63 million doses of obvious tag
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Wed June 17, 2020
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
In other words, no
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(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
National tick surveillance survey identifies gaps to be filled. It must have been a nightmare getting into all those dogs' ears and bears' butts
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
Rick Romero Institute for Contact Tracing discovers that homeowners don't answer phone call from numbers they don't recognize
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Sweden says it's not immune to changing its pandemic plans if (when) the second wave hits
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Texas coronavirus hospitalizations jump 11% in one day. Gov. Greg Abbott: "All is well, remain calm"
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(The Conversation)
 
 
 
Sick and dying: the viral "R" number. New super-spreader scaryness: the "K" number
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(Wired)
 
 
 
H5N1 avian flu. SARS. Covid-19. All are bad, but they might not be the "big one." Sleep tight
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(Oregon Live)
 
 
 
"Guess it's gonna be hard for the coronavirus to spread with the government not allowing churches to hold large gatherings." "Actually, it's gonna be super easy, barely an inconvenience"
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Tue June 16, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
For those of you who were questioning why the CDC told us that face masks weren't necessary when the pandemic started, only to hear them say they're imperative for the safety and wellbeing of your health, we now have your answer
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(NBC News)
 
 
 
Steroids found to improve survival rates, homerun totals, in sickest COVID patients
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
The steroid dexamethasone WILL JUMP IN THAT VIRUS' BACK POCKET AND DELIVER A RELENTLESS BEATDOWN LIKE THE WORLD HAS NEVER SEEN - OOH YEAH. It also may reduce deaths in patients with severe cases
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(NBC News)
 
 
 
Rep Illhan Omar has announced her father has died from the Coronavirus. No joke, no snark, just a reminder that the virus is STILL out there, still killing people, and that you farkers need to stay safe, wear a mask and keep washing your hands
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
20% worldwide at risk of developing 'severe' cases of the 'rona claim totally not legit click-baity scienticians in "The Lancet." You won't believe what happens next
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(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
Haiti says virus infections have peaked, daily voodoo zombification is returning to normal levels
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(CNN)
 
 
 
This just in from February: Trump is ready to be done with the pandemic
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Mon June 15, 2020
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Covid-19 has not overwhelmed our hospitals. What have we learned?
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Sat June 13, 2020
(CNBC)
 
 
 
Finger tapping head - you can't start the second wave if you never technically finish the first wave
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Fri June 12, 2020
(CNBC)
 
 
 
CDC warns U.S. may reimplement strict coronavirus measures "if cases go up dramatically". Good luck with that
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(Mother Jones)
 
 
 
During the 1918 influenza pandemic's second spike, Americans resisted social distancing because of their penchant for bucking authority. Sadly history will probably repeat itself
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(People Magazine)
 
 
 
Chuck E Cheese may soon declare bankruptcy potentially rendering thousands of skeeball winner tickets worthless
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Wed June 10, 2020
(Forbes)
 
 
 
Thanks to Republican malgovernment, Arizona hospitals are now overwhelmed by Covid patients. Sick tag is in the ICU
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(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
Prostate cancer trial participants are overwhelmingly white. Caucasian, too
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
Dr. Fauci says the worse is yet to come
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Tue June 09, 2020
(NBC News)
 
 
 
The WHO releases its new hit, Ball of Confusion
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Mon June 08, 2020
(Politico)
 
 
 
Experts file their 'well duh idiots' concern of the protests, say they are "not a good idea" when it comes to the spread of the coronavirus
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Epidemiologists are more willing to fly on a plane than attend a wedding during the pandemic but really it just sounds like they want to use COVID-19 as an excuse to get out of going to weddings
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
The WHO still trying to figure out what, where, when and why. Apparently all that social distancing may not have mattered at all, as asymptomatic transmission may be rare
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
We've replaced the usual Guardian melange of smug yet hysterical self-regard with introspection and even a splash of humility
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Who's having a COVID second wave already? Iran. The reason? People don't wear masks or do social distancing and opened because ''of the economy''... that reminds you of anywhere? No? Me neither
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Brazil's government is just going to pretend that this whole coronavirus thing never happened
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Thu June 04, 2020
(Harvard University)
 
 
 
Harvard Law School to be 100% online in fall 2020 at 100% tuition ($68,875), but at least the Zoom is free
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Wed June 03, 2020
(Vox)
 
 
 
Minnesota authorities: When our Director of Public Safety said we were using "contact tracing" on arrested protesters, he was...err.."being metaphorical" and CERTAINLY not implying we are abusing new surveillance tech developed for Covid-19, no sir
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Tue June 02, 2020
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
"If you get a call from a number you don't recognize, don't automatically ignore it. The person on the other end could be calling from County Public Health Services to tell you you've been exposed to COVID-19." - yeah, good luck with that one
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(The Conversation)
 
 
 
The next global health pandemic could easily erupt in your backyard. But with a little luck and judicious planning, you may be able to blame your crappy neighbors
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Mon June 01, 2020
(NBC News)
 
 
 
Well we may have rioting in many cities, but at least the COVID-19 pandemic is over, right? Uh oh
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Sun May 31, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Apparently, Trump wants to poison Brazil now
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(NBC News)
 
 
 
Evidence of COVID-19 in patients. In November. In France
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Sat May 30, 2020
(NYPost)
 
 
 
Scientists say that eventually it will be us or them. Personally, I'm taking the side of the chickens
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
While the US struggles with almost two million cases and 104,000 deaths, Vietnam, a country without wealth or an advanced healthcare system has not even had one death, here's why
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Coronavirus is spreading too quickly for England's lockdown to ease up
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Fri May 29, 2020
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Sounds like someone in Moscow is about to "fall" out of a window
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Thu May 28, 2020
(Stat News)
 
 
 
"Everything is sort of lining up in the direction that if we're serious about it, we can control this thing," he said. "We're just not being serious about it"
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(Kenosha News)
 
 
 
The state formerly known as Wisconsin shall be re-named Wiscovid. "7 food, beverage servers test positive for COVID-19 in county"
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(WHNT Huntsville)
 
 
 
Alabama school confirms student was COVID positive at graduation ceremony. That sound you hear is an army of lawyers putting on face masks
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(NBC News)
 
 
 
New study shows that asymptomatic cases of COVID-19 may be even more prevalent than previously thought and can shed the virus for 8 days, but go ahead keep complaining about having to wear a mask when you're "healthy"
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Wed May 27, 2020
(RealClearPolitics)
 
 
 
Soon the government will taking your right to anonymously infect people with a deadly virus
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Tue May 26, 2020
(WBUR Boston)
 
 
 
Massachusetts, one of the few states that actually listened to scientists and medical experts, still may have 800k more COVID-19 cases than officially reported. Again, this was one of the better responding states
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(KING 5 News)
 
 
 
Over 40% of workers tested at fruit plant have coronavirus. Those at nearby shrub still lacking tests
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Trump killed 2017 OSHA airborne disease response plan. "If that rule had gone into effect, then every hospital, every nursing home would...have a plan where they made sure they had enough respirators and they were prepared for this sort of pandemic"
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
In Brazil, Bolsanaro took the fight against CV-19 out of the hands of public health officials and gave it to his generals. And now that they're #2 in the world in cases? Bolsanaro's statesman-like response is: "So what? What do you want me to do?"
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
Federal Government: We can't do widespread Covid-19 testing. Bill Gates and Washington Health Officials: It's ok, we got this. FDA: Not yours, can't haz
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Mon May 25, 2020
(NPR)
 
 
 
How experts rate the risks of 14 summer activities that Americans will surely not adhere to in these coronavirus times. We are so boned
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Sat May 23, 2020
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Hedge fund head honcho upset that people listen to advice from doctors and epidemiologists during a medical pandemic and not REAL experts like hedge fund managers
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Good news: only 24 states have uncontrolled outbreaks of coronavirus now. Memorial Day stupids determined to beat that record
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Fri May 22, 2020
(Mother Jones)
 
 
 
Contact tracing is a lot more than calling up people to tell them they're under house arrest
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
CDC admits it made a wee "oopsie" and has been combining the results from viral and antibody testing in its covid testing tracker which just HAPPENS to artificially lower the positive test percentage, a key metric in whether states can "re-open"
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Thu May 21, 2020
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
"It's going to disappear. One day - it's like a miracle - it will disappear"
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Wed May 20, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
CDC director Robert Redfield: America's ready to start its grand reopening from the coronavirus pandemic. Also crematoriums are no longer at full capacity and need bodies
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(Politico)
 
 
 
CDC offers comprehensive reopening guidelines that will be ignored by red state governors
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
WHO reports most coronavirus cases in a day, "We still have a long way to go in this pandemic." Hey man, cool shirt,... um, you were saying?
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Ron DeSantis says it's "no big deal" to manipulate data in order to make your death tolls look better than they are
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(Bored Panda)
 
 
 
Poop in a pool, A Covid-19 mystery
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Tue May 19, 2020
(Business Insider)
 
 
 
Another consequence of the pandemic: The number of sexually transmitted diseases is skyrocketing; in part because health care workers normally assigned to STD cases have been redeployed to the coronavirus
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Mon May 18, 2020
(Politico)
 
 
 
Expert at Johns Hopkins says a Covid-19 vaccine is "possible" by the end of the year just like it's possible Subby will have a threesome with Scarlett Johansson and Amy Adams by the end of the year, but, in both cases "don't bank on it"
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Sun May 17, 2020
(LA Times)
 
 
 
Butte County: "We've got this corona thing under control. We're reopening early." Local Church: "Hold my collection plate"
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Sat May 16, 2020
(Atlanta Journal Constitution)
 
 
 
State of Georgia finds a novel way of representing data to make it appear cases are declining, reasons that their citizens only received a Georgia education
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(MSN)
 
 
 
Well, in his defense, killing more people than it saves is one definition of "game changer"
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Fri May 15, 2020
(NPR)
 
 
 
The Lancet: Replace Trump And Bolster The CDC, ya morons
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Thu May 14, 2020
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Article asks "can riding an elevator give me coronavirus?". The answer is yes. Especially if you're raw-dogging it
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Article asks "can riding an elevator give me coronavirus?". The answer is yes. Especially if you're raw-dogging it
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(Nautil.us)
 
 
 
Long story short: forecasts are useless because of morons
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(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
Bright forecasts darkness
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Wed May 13, 2020
(MSN)
 
 
 
Much like your kids still living at home, COVID-19 may never go away
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(KTLA Los Angeles)
 
 
 
147,000 dead by Aug. 4
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(JSOnline)
 
 
 
Wall off Wisconsin
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(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
"Can you unf*ck the death toll?"
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Tue May 12, 2020
(People Magazine)
 
 
 
Even Monk himself got the coronavirus. Keith Richards snorts another rail of dear old Dad and is healthy
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(CBC)
 
 
 
Today is the 200th birthday of Crimean War hero Florence Nightingale whose nursing reforms saved countless lives. To celebrate here is an article on how she used math to improve healthcare
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(Psychology Today)
 
 
 
I'm not surprised, but, it's blips. Blips all the way down
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(Digital Trends)
 
 
 
Bill Gates regrets he didn't do more to warn world about pandemics. Still refuses to apologize for Windows ME
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Trump set to express his full support of Dr. Fauci after he issues a stark warning on the risks of reopening the country too soon in his testimony to the Senate
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Mon May 11, 2020
(The Hill)
 
 
 
What's the REAL US death toll from Coronavirus? Well in NYC alone, there were 24,000 "excess deaths" between late April and May. 19,000 of those were confirmed Coronavirus cases, but the other 5,000? Yeah probably NOT a coincidence
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Sun May 10, 2020
(Vox)
 
 
 
Four reasons state plans to open up may backfire - and soon. Here comes the actual science
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Health officials say if you really want to show love to your mom on Mother's Day, just stay the fark home
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Sat May 09, 2020
(Newsweek)
 
 
 
South Korea: Let's close it up again
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Fri May 08, 2020
(Centers for Disease Control)
 
 
 
R0 value of COVID-19 increases to 5.6, more than double the original infection rate
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(Boston.com)
 
 
 
What the porn industry can teach us about safety in the COVID-19 era. Subby has seen that movie already; the student didn't really learn much
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(Politico)
 
 
 
Early March: look at those Covid-19 death tolls they're WAY lower than Obama's H1N1 toll, what a great job Trump's doing. April:Well the tolls are lower than the worse case scenario. Thanks Trump. May: oh sure you believe numbers from the GOVERNMENT?
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Interactive US map of state COVID-19 testing and reopening. Basically, it's the Cursed Earth from Judge Dredd, minus Texas City
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Thu May 07, 2020
(The Telegraph_US)
 
 
 
Arizona halts partnership with experts who predict that coronavirus cases will continue to mount because facts are stupid
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(Politico)
 
 
 
On a call with Lawmakers, HHS Secretary Azar insisted that conditions in the meatpacking plants with Coronavirus outbreaks were sanitary and blamed the infections on the "home and social" aspects of workers' lives. IOW, how Those People live
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Covid second wave could be gnarly, and a third may be hella bad
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Wed May 06, 2020
(KIRO-7 Seattle)
 
 
 
"Covid-19 parties" reportedly held in Walla Walla, leaving officials horrified in nearby Ting Tang and Bing Bang
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(BBC)
 
 
 
Booty call sinks sage scientist
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Tue May 05, 2020
(Business Insider)
 
 
 
A White House adviser comes out with a new model showing deaths from the pandemic will stop on May 15th. And it must be right, it's a Cubic Model
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(Business Insider)
 
 
 
A White House adviser comes out with a new model showing deaths from the pandemic will stop on May 15th. And it must be right, it's a Cubic Model
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Remember "desk-hoteling" and "open office" plans that many tech businesses and the federal government insisted were the wave of the future for workspace? In a post Covid-19 world those are clearly going to be a thing of the past
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Mon May 04, 2020
(Click On Detroit)
 
 
 
Are you interested in taking a Ketamine and Naltrexone cocktail? You know for science and the good of mankind
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
"I didn't screw this up it was Fauci" says scared con man who sees the con ending
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(Thread Reader)
 
 
 
"We cannot accept 2,000 US deaths a day as the new normal": a thread
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(New Scientist)
 
 
 
Coffee changes your DNA, and in a good way. Here comes the science
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Sun May 03, 2020
(CNN)
 
 
 
What happens if a coronavirus vaccine is never developed?
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Sat May 02, 2020
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Infectious disease experts warn pandemic is more of a "rolling situation", prepare us to "expect more New Yorks"
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Excess U.S. deaths hit estimated 37,100 in pandemic's early days, far more than previously known. "I think people need to be aware that the data they're seeing on deaths is very incomplete." No kidding
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(LA Times)
 
 
 
Trump will lie. Fox will lie. GOP flunkies will lie. But poop will tell on all of them
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Fri May 01, 2020
(Fox5 DC)
 
 
 
The coronavirus pandemic will likely last until the middle of Biden's first term or Trump's corruption trial, whichever comes first
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Thu April 30, 2020
(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
Deaths from the Big C could rise by over 20%. No, the other one
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
New more accurate model predicts 80,000 - 90,000 deaths by mid May. That's 1300-2000 deaths/day. Might be underestimating
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Wed April 29, 2020
(NBC News)
 
 
 
Trump announced federal guidelines saying states should have 14 continuous days of falling numbers of COVID-19 cases before reopening. Guess how many states qualify to reopen. Go ahead, guess
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(US Naval Institute)
 
 
 
14 day asymptomatic contagion period for COVID-19? LOL, no. How about a month? Does a month work for you?
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Tue April 28, 2020
(Reuters)
 
 
 
Back in my day we got tattoos of dragons and mistranslated Kanji characters
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
"There is no absolute truth" says infectious disease expert who clearly has never been to FARK
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(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Lockdowns didn't actually flatten the curve and Covid-19 isn't really that big of a deal, claims Dr Tucker Carlson
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Subby is of the opinion that these two medical morons should have their licenses suspended, but hey, that's just me
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(ABC7 Chicago)
 
 
 
Family pet tests positive for COVID-19. Your dog wants antibodies, thinks Duke sucks
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(NPR)
 
 
 
How many contact tracers do we have in the US?
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Mon April 27, 2020
(NYPost)
 
 
 
CDC says you may be ill, if you've got headache, fever, and a chill. if you are you're out of luck, 'cause nobody gives a
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Sat April 25, 2020
(NYPost)
 
 
 
STD cases plummet now that your mom has to stay at home
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Fri April 24, 2020
(Newsweek)
 
 
 
*roll safe guy puts finger to his temple* Can't have a second wave if everybody dies in the first wave
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(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
Key nose cells identified as likely virus, swab entry points
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(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
Crises are no excuse for lowering scientific standards say increasingly ignored ethicists
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Thu April 23, 2020
(KING 5 News)
 
 
 
Microsoft releases coronavirus tracking app, finally stepping up their Blue Screen of Death game
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(Stat News)
 
 
 
The good news: Study shows potential coronavirus treatment remdesivir causes less harm to patients than chloroquine. The bad news: It doesn't really harm the coronavirus either
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(Centers for Disease Control)
 
 
 
Good data (with limitations acknowledged) re hospitalization rates and correlating factors. Age is a risk factor, most (but not all) hospitalized patients have underlying conditions, not necessarily at a much higher rate than the general population
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Liberal conspiracy to kill the economy and make Trump look bad reaches all the way back to 1918
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(Global Times (China))
 
 
 
Chinese Academy of Sciences guy says hey we don't know if this Coronavirus came from a U.S. Lab or not
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Wed April 22, 2020
(France 24)
 
 
 
Dr. Anthony Fauci tells 7-year-old that the Tooth Fairy won't catch the virus
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Salma Hayek's rainbow face will blow your mind
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Trump: "How DARE anyone put together a video of me denying saying things I said, or didn't...bigly" (with video)
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Tue April 21, 2020
(NBC News)
 
 
 
States: We'll shut down as we see fit. AG Barr: Yeah, about that
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(Atomic Scientists Bulletin)
 
 
 
Protests against government epidemic policies aren't entirely rare, but a president joining with protestors in his own country, rallying against his own policies, is
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Timeline of how Trump's been doing handling the coronavirus, just to help keep things straight
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Federal projections for what happens if Trump and the "I'm a vector" protesters get their way
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(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
The White House yanked the Surgeon General from the airwaves after he dared to mention the disparity in healthcare between blacks and whites
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Mon April 20, 2020
(Orlando Sentinel)
 
 
 
Florida's recent pneumonia death statistics suggest Coronavirus appeared earlier, and has been much deadlier, than state officials admit
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(National Review)
 
 
 
"Why, it's almost as if doctors who specialize in one area of medicine may not be reliable experts on other areas of medicine, such as virology and epidemiology"
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Sun April 19, 2020
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
WHO: U.S. researchers, physicians and public health experts. WHERE: WHO HQ in Geneva. WHY: Transmitted real-time information about COVID-19's discovery and spread in China to Trump Administration officials. WHEN: Late 2019. WHAT...the f*ck
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Hold that line. Hold it tight. Come on people, fight, fight, fight
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Sat April 18, 2020
(Vox)
 
 
 
We are NOT overreacting to the deadly coronavirus, if anything there are too many people underreacting
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(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
Getting a lot of infections lately? There may be a toomah in your fyuchah
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Fri April 17, 2020
(MLive.com)
 
 
 
"Dude offed himself. Sad." "Well, he tested positive. Coronavirus death." "But--" "Forget it, Jake. It's statistics"
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(Omaha World Herald)
 
 
 
Grand Island, Nebraska has more Covid-19 cases than Michigan as Nebraska has no stay-at-home order
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(BBC)
 
 
 
If every British citizen with a phone with Bluetooth Low Energy agrees to install spyware, the country might be let out of prison
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(Abc.net.au)
 
 
 
Turns out that flat COVID-19 curve in China is just what it looks like when you sweep 1200 corpses under a rug
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(MSN)
 
 
 
Navy tests the entire crew of the USS Roosevelt and discovers that either the coronavirus test gives out a lot of false positives or there are way, way more asymptomatic cases than previously known
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Thu April 16, 2020
(Stat News)
 
 
 
Early read out from remdesivir study of severe patients in Chicago. 113 patients, two deaths and with most patients leaving the hospital in six days
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(Cleveland 19)
 
 
 
"If they had their way, they would save every human life"
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(KTLA Los Angeles)
 
 
 
Xi and Trump would appear to have been using the same COVID-19 playbook, and we're all going to pay the price
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(Casper Star-Tribune)
 
 
 
COVID-19 suggestion. If you get tested after possible exposure, don't spend the weekend at multiple house parties
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
How's Sweden doing with its coronavirus non-distancing? Well, at this rate, Ikea will start offering the Köffin
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Wed April 15, 2020
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
The next hot job will be going around asking people who they have exchanged bodily fluids with recently
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Epidemiologists: Hell no, don't reopen the economy yet. Economists: For the love of God, don't reopen the economy yet. Fake Economists: Boy, I'm glad Trump is listening to smart folks like me instead of those losers and reopening the economy
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(Wired)
 
 
 
What if Covid-19 returns every year? Like the common cold or that drunk ex?
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(Business Insider)
 
 
 
Guess who tried to gut CDC program directed at detecting and responding to infectious-disease outbreaks? If you guessed Trump, you'd be wrong, but it's probably your next guess
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
NY Times makes a 3D simulation to show how far respiratory droplets can spread. What they're really trying to say is stay the F*ck away from each other
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(The Hill)
 
 
 
The American Medical Association is deeply concerned with President Trump's severe craniorectal inversion, urges him to reconsider defunding the WHO
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Tue April 14, 2020
(NYPost)
 
 
 
I'm just a lonely American, lonely and blue. I'm all alone with nothing to do
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(Pantagraph)
 
 
 
One way Illinois isn't a shiathole state: Changes worker's comp rules to presume that first responders and front-line workers were exposed to COVID-19 while on the job
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(Science Magazine)
 
 
 
2022
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(Chicago Trib)
 
 
 
Illinois: When will the shelter-in-place order be lifted? Justin Timberlake meme: It's gonna be MAY. Lori Lightfoot: [Stares in unlikely]
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(Onion AV Club)
 
 
 
Earlier pandemic resulted in the game Candy Land. So, what boring game will come out of coronavirus?
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Silent but deadly. It's not just about farting anymore
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
The huge cost in lives of delaying a response to the coronavirus pandemic in graph form
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(TampaBay.com (St. Petersburg Tim)
 
 
 
Florida Surgeon General recommends Floridians stay away from each other to avoid coronavirus, winding up on Fark's main page
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(Ads of the World)
 
 
 
Subby is really, really tired of COVID ads already. Nonetheless, here's a nice collection of good ones
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
Fat, drunk and old is no way to go through life but it is a way to increase your odds of getting coronavirus
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(Politico)
 
 
 
Covid-19 antibody tests could help us determine when enough people have an immunity to the virus that it is safe to re-open the country, but that's assuming they're more accurate or available than the current tests
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Mon April 13, 2020
(The Onion)
 
 
 
Southern Governors Argue Covid-19 Good Christian Virus That Wouldn't Dare Spread During Church
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(Fox News)
 
 
 
This study may help if antibody wants to know whether or not they had coronavirus
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Sun April 12, 2020
(Quartz)
 
 
 
Why the current push to "reopen the country" is a bad idea
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Perhaps what we really need, then, is a task force to oversee the other task forces
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Sat April 11, 2020
(Reuters)
 
 
 
You know that slim bit of optimism you had this morning? Well, South Korean patients that were previously cleared are now testing positive for "reactivated" COVID-19 infection
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(AP News)
 
 
 
First results in on Gilead coronavirus drug. Magic 8 Ball says: "future uncertain, check back later"
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(CNN)
 
 
 
3M sues distributor who are selling their masks to states at a marked up price under the guise of patent infringement
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(CNN)
 
 
 
As sexy newcomer COVID-19 grabs all the attention, old-school Hepatitis C has been quietly tripling its infection rate over the last decade
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