Tuesday, August 18, 2020

One Big Country

If you were an evil genius wanting to disperse your deadly virus across the country, just keeping Las Vegas casinos open for business would be a pretty good way of doing it.
Las Vegas casinos reopened June 4, and they have become a likely hotbed for the spread of the novel coronavirus, public health experts said. But if tourists return home and then test positive for COVID-19, the limitations of contact tracing in the midst of a pandemic make it unlikely such an outbreak would be identified.
But "we" won't shut it down.

Also, too, universities.