Monday, April 27, 2020

Your Government Will Fuck Up Pandemic Response

Probably this post will be ever expanding. There is equal opportunity blame to go around, so don't get all partisan on me!

Thanks Bob, for this timely blast from the past:

https://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/ebola-virus-outbreak/kaci-hickox-maine-nurse-quarantined-ebola-scare-sues-new-jersey-n449491?fbclid=IwAR0DFm3lQMx9GOWPaO2p06ZseYFIVnI67LeKFpwvWZnp49NIP4fQXtUh7wY

Overview from Reason:

https://reason.com/2020/04/27/for-better-health-find-a-cure-for-government/?fbclid=IwAR31rWq4p6PFTR1j0sVFDhHn58B_ZwDkXOtePXUbtay7cwIon7c4J2ghZsU

Drink Lysol? It amazes me how the President can make an incredibly stupid comment, get defended by Republicans and the Left will STILL exaggerate the shit out of it because they aren't satisfied with the already epic level of stupid demonstrated by using his exact words:

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/24/us/politics/trump-inject-disinfectant-bleach-coronavirus.html

They used emergency supplies and didn't replenish them...all of them...yes, Obama too:

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/factcheck/2020/04/03/fact-check-did-obama-administration-deplete-n-95-mask-stockpile/5114319002/

Partisan, but still a good timeline:

https://www.brookings.edu/research/the-federal-governments-coronavirus-actions-and-failures-timeline-and-themes/


Your Government is a Thief

  https://reason.com/2020/09/10/a-nebraska-county-took-his-25000-property-to-settle-a-986-tax-debt-now-the-u-s-supreme-court-could-get-invol...