[LMB] OT: Governor’s Orders

dbernat dbernat at gol.com
Mon Nov 16 03:10:00 GMT 2020


Damien Sullivan wrote:

> I'd guess one of those Hong Kongs was meant to be Taiwan. :)

Yes.

> Much of the US has resisted wearing masks or avoiding gatherings.  Some
> people think the current huge outbreak, which looks like a bullseye or
> bomb explosion centeren the Dakotas, is due to the Sturgis rally.
> https://twitter.com/otis_reid/status/1326627764171141121

Three months after Sturgis, contraction interval points to another 
factor.

> Lockdowns on restaurants or bars have often been lax or short-lived.
> Schools are open this fall and kids are socializing after school,
> probaby without masks.

If Japan gets a low contraction rate without a lockdown, then why not 
learn from a source outside the US. Alex has given data from Hong Kong 
as well that shows a lockdown may not be all that useful.


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