False Equivalencies

Some conservative commentators have offered that we should do nothing about COVID19 because, after all, people die every year in automobile accidents (or from cancer or otherwise, the list goes on).  So what's the big deal?  People die.  Dr. Fauci dismissed this as a "false equivalency".  He's right.  There is no comparison between the two … Continue reading False Equivalencies

Early Detection and Aggressive Treatment

To be clear, I'm not an epidemiologist.  What I am is someone who can see patterns in data, who can analyze structures and relationships.  And what I see is to beat COVID19, the two things that matter most, are early detection and aggressive treatment.  Nancy Pelosi said the following: "His denial at the beginning was … Continue reading Early Detection and Aggressive Treatment

Retirees Need Relief Too…

This was prompted after an email exchange with a friend.  Retirees also need help from the COVID-19 relief bill.  Please consider contacting your Congressperson and Senators.  Here is what I sent: Please quickly bring this to the Senator's attention.  The relief bill under consideration needs to have provisions added to help retirees.  Anyone, aged 70 … Continue reading Retirees Need Relief Too…