Category: Coronavirus

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A Tragedy, Not a Statistic

Every person who dies from COVID-19, or any other cause, is a life to be celebrated, remembered, and mourned.

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Big Jim vs The Corona

When West Virginia’s governor “Big Jim” Justice speaks, the residents hold our breath to see what sort of colorful (read: embarrassing) babble will come out

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It’s Not Time…Yet

The options before us are not “burn the economy down through quarantine” and “burn the economy down through an epidemic”.

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Life Under Quarantine

All of this was done without thinking of how to keep up public morale. How long can people put up with quarantine?

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Non-Doomsday Prepping Part 4: Filling in the Gaps

Non-doomsday prepping is NOT about going out and buying massive amounts of dehydrated camping food you’ll probably never eat. It’s about embracing preparedness as a lifestyle

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In Which Em Goes Into Hiding

In general, things are not so bad. Yet. In the back of my mind there is a niggling feeling of impending large-scale disaster that will lead to unmanageable anxiety if I allow it to.

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Wednesday Writs: Quarantine Edition

Reeled with economic struggles after each outbreak, with businesses closing, unemployment up, services reduced and overwhelmed. In an effort to contain the disease, quarantines were declared in various localities…