On November 18, 2020, another large study has been published showing the ineffectiveness of wearing masks to help stop the spread of COVID-19. While the study showed no statistical benefit to their effectiveness, researchers in the 6,000 person randomized study… Read More ›
According to the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 Dashboard, the world of 7.8 humans has seen 1 million people die of COVID-19. Said another way, COVID-19 has killed .00012 of the world population. Whereas the world’s largest killer is Ischaemic heart disease… Read More ›
The Cinemark Palace 20 and XD in Boca Raton and the Cinemark Boynton Beach 14 and XD are reopening today, September 11, 2020. Cinemark will require that face masks be worn throughout their theatres. Guests may remove masks when eating… Read More ›
Commentary: Of the three presidential candidates, who would maximize the freedoms of individuals in America?
Joe Biden and Donald Trump both support for nationalistic and protectionist policies. Much of Biden’s “Bold Vision” on his website could have been taken from Trump’s vision for America — almost verbatim when it comes to Made in America, creating millions of American jobs, etc. Both Biden and Trump have been fear-mongering during their campaigns, while Jorgensen has been promoting her ideas.
John McAfee has been arrested and then released in Germany for wearing a thong on his face instead of what government officials consider an appropriate mask. The 74 year-old McAfee, who sold his anti-virus company bearing his name years ago,… Read More ›
While most were not confident that over next year, the U.S. economy, 58% were confident or optimistic about their future personal finances. 65% of respondents felt confident or optimistic about their personal job security, but strangely, 65% also were worried or uncertain about the U.S. unemployment rate over the next year.
So, taking all this data in, it is clear there is no consensus, regardless of what people are saying, it is more important to look at unbiased data, regarding the efficacy on masks regarding viruses and especially relating to COVID-19/SARS-CoV-2. To be frank, when I started this story a few days ago I had expected different results and was surprised, and disappointed, we do not have better data at this point.
As this point, we do not know enough about COVID-19 due to not having enough time and enough quality studies to base any concrete facts regarding whether herd immunity would work for COVID-19. And if herd immunity was effective, how many people would die during the process is an unknown, at least until a safe vaccine was readily available for those willing to take it.
New poll shows 68% of Americans feel the country is “on the wrong track”, then they asked about COVID-19
Then the poll turned to COVID-19 and found that 88% of respondents wear a mask in public. And it showed that it didn’t matter much whether you are Republican, Independent, or Democrat, the overwhelming majority of Americans are wearing masks in public. 85% of Republicans, 85% of independents, and 93% of Democrats wears masks in public.
Yesterday, July 16, 2020 Publix Supermarkets announced it will begin requiring customers to wear face masks beginning on Tuesday, July 21, 2020. Regardless if there is a government mandate requiring masks to be worn, the company has made this a… Read More ›