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Classic EssaysRevilo P. Oliver

by Revilo P. Oliver THE DISEASE known as Acquired Immunity Deficiency, commonly designated by the acronym AIDS, appears to be decimating the British clergy, members of what some impious Englishmen call “the buggers’ profession.” In this country, there is a constantly increasing…
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David SimsEssays

by David Sims Coronavirus Update, 0h UTC 3 April 2020 AS OF YESTERDAY, the reported number of coronavirus cases worldwide has surpassed 1,000,000. US cases: The number of coronavirus cases in the United States is 244,254, a rise of 32,556 in the past 24 hours. The daily percentage increase in coronavirus…
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David SimsEssays

by David Sims THE cumulative number of known cases outside China is 383,818. The rise in the cumulative number of known cases outside China during the past 24 hours is 47,326. The number of coronavirus deaths outside China is 17,829. The daily rise in the number of known cases worldwide is 1.14 times what…
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Essays

THIS OUTLINE is based on there being three tiers of coronavirus: no treatment, protective treatment, necessary treatment. (All of this is assuming that some combination of anti-malarial and antibiotics (or something else) provides a near-term successful treatment.) Coronavirus (Covid-19)…
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Essays

by Patricia Tellbury “Viruses have no nationality, but every White child should feel guilty because Indians died of smallpox hundreds of years ago.” — G. Brannon HERE’S SOME useful advice for staying healthy amidst the chaos and death and sickness and fear. We need National…
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Essays

by Giuseppe Furioso and G. Michael Burns THE CURRENT Washington strategy of dealing with the coronavirus is to try and “flatten the curve” — i.e., stretch out the number of those infected so as not to overwhelm the medical system. This approach will not reduce the number of cases…
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David SimsEssays

by David Sims Coronavirus update, 0h UTC 17 March 2020. THE cumulative number of known cases outside China is 101,324. The rise in the cumulative number of known cases outside China during the past two days is 25,670 (or 12,835 new cases per day). The doubling time for the cumulative number of known cases…
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David SimsEssays

by David Sims THE CORONAVIRUS was first brought to Italy by a Pakistani migrant who worked at a Chinese restaurant. He served food to customers, and he made home deliveries, spreading COVID-19 everywhere he went. When his infection was discovered, the Italian civil authorities asked him to self-isolate.…
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Classic EssaysRevilo P. Oliver

by Revilo P. Oliver WHEN WE consider the probable future effect of the present epidemic of immunity deficiency, commonly and improperly designated by the acronym “AIDS,” we are dependent on the information given to us by experts in a highly specialized and almost recondite science.…
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News

THE STORY so far: There is still no confirmed case of the Coronavirus killing anyone other than ethnic East Asians. The Drudge Report last week featured FRANCE REPORTS FIRST DEATH OUTSIDE ASIA… but the underlying story, from Bloomberg via Yahoo Finance, says the victim was an “80-year-old Chinese…
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