#Isaias is bringing a HIGH Rip Current risk to much of the East Coast. That means the surf is dangerous for ALL levels of swimmers. Remember to heed the advice of the local beach patrol, flag warning systems and never swim without a lifeguard.
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7 Lessons Learned. Epidemics and Society: From the Black Death to the Present
As I listen to various “how to get back to #school” commissions describing NEW policies, funding, staff, and restrictions necessary to keep #kids “safe” I ponder if they have the wrong #goal. Doubling the number of busses so kids can #social #distance seems like so many of their “requirements” - like trying to empty the ocean with a teaspoon. Children are almost universally unharmed by #Covid-19. In the #USA, we might want to try deflecting the virus from at-risk vs controlling it short-term.
Teachers are ready to quit rather than put their lives at risk - buzzfeednews.com/carolineodono...
Does it really make sense at this point in the Brave New Covid World to hold back opening schools, and by extension companies and the economy because some teachers are afraid? The vast majority of teachers under 50 will be fine as will the kids. For those over 60 at risk, perhaps implement remote teaching or time for retirement. I think we need to get on with life as Covid isn’t going away soon.
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@Tommy Twitter is just a left wing propaganda & censoring machine run by Jack Dorsey and his leftist twits in silicon valley.
The only thing you'll find there censorship, bias views (because others aren't aloud) and alot of people that don't have a clue about privacy 😄
Signal’s New PIN Feature Worries Cybersecurity Experts
Making Netflix's Data Infrastructure Cost-Effective - https://netflixtechblog.com/byte-down-making-netflixs-data-infrastructure-cost-effective-fee7b3235032
Favorite Problems: A Practical Framework for Discovering Your Purpose - https://joebalcom.blog/2020/07/11/12-favorite-problems/
John Cleese: Political Correctness Can Lead to an Orwellian Nightmare (2016) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QAK0KXEpF8U
#Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same.
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