"Boris Johnson’s penchant for new infrastructure schemes is to say the least, fortuitous."
"Urbanization in the developing world is bringing more and more rural residents into denser neighborhoods, while population increases are putting greater pressure on the environment. ... These macro trends are having a profound impact on the spread of infectious disease."
"Am I the only one who still thinks doubtful thoughts? Like "No way. It’s going to be okay. You’re overreacting. It’s a little scare, just like Ebola and MERS and SARS.""
"... we could soon see 17 seriously ill coronavirus patients competing for each open hospital bed…"
"... Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton told reporters that she believes that more than 100,000 people have the coronavirus in her state… "
"Don’t forget, the Spanish Flu pandemic lasted from January 1918 to December 1920."
"Consider diversifying your assets and taking back control of your portfolio."
"At some point in the future, someone is going to pull all the data together. They will closely examine the hospital logs, analyse the transmission number and the infection rate, and do a cost-benefit analysis of the efforts to contain the virus. They may well conclude governments overreacted..."
"Angela Merkel says she expects around 60-70 percent of Germans will be infected with the coronavirus..."
"...the government has weaponized one national crisis after another in order to expands its powers."
"...it will be interesting to see just how many parents give homeschooling a shot ... and ultimately decide to stick with it."
"...just look at what is happening in New York. Just a few days ago there was one confirmed case, and now there is 105."
"...the new rules will forbid people from entering or leaving Lombardy..."
"The party is over."