Category Archives: Commentary

The One About… “More”

How many people, when they hear the phrase, “Black Lives Matter,” add the word “More” to it – as in “Black Lives Matter More.” It’s not there, but it feels like the gut reaction, the pushback to this moment, is … Continue reading

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The One About… Covid by the Numbers, Day 17

Tonight’s Covid By The Numbers update: As of 7 p.m., the John Hopkins website reports 364,723 cases in the U.S. That is an increase of 29,199, up from yesterday’s increase of 26,991. The daily rate of increase was 8.7%, a … Continue reading

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The One About… Covid by the Numbers, Day 16

As of 7 p.m., the John Hopkins website reports 335,524 cases in the U.S. That is an increase of 26,991, down from yesterday’s increase of 34,653. The daily rate of increase was 8.7%, a definite downtick from yesterday’s 12.7%. The day over day change was -22.1% – basically, there were a quarter fewer cases today than Saturday. If that continues, if we start seeing decreasing numbers, this would be a sign we’ve reached a peak. Continue reading

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