Wuhan Coronavirus  (Page 1)

Be wary of computer models and subsequent interventions

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 6, 2020 at 7:30pm 4/6/2020 at 7:30pm
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Modeling can analyze data about complex systems and make predictions. But the predictive value of computer modeling is hampered by the fact that models are only as good as the assumptions and statistics behind them.

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Cuomo Wants Trump Admin to Increase Hydroxychloroquine Supply Since NY Tests Show Promise

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 6, 2020 at 6:00pm 4/6/2020 at 6:00pm
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The MSM will likely shove this news to the back page because God forbid they acknowledge they jumped the gun when it comes to anti-malarial medicine hydroxychloroquine. They did it last Friday!

Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said during his daily briefing that he wants President Donald Trump’s administration to increase...

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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson Moved to Intensive Care After His Coronavirus Symptoms Worsened

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 6, 2020 at 3:28pm 4/6/2020 at 3:28pm
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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson went into intensive care on Sunday night after his symptoms for Wuhan coronavirus worsened.

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UPDATE: Wisconsin Supreme Court Blocks Order to Postpone Primary, U.S. Supreme Court Blocks Absentee Extension

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UPDATE: The Wisconsin Supreme Court blocked an executive order from Democratic Gov. Tony Evers that postponed the election to June 9. It will go on tomorrow.

The U.S. Supreme Court also blocked a ruling that gave people six extra days to submit their absentee ballots.

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University in Japan Uses Remote-Controlled Robots to Hold Virtual Graduation

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 6, 2020 at 12:00pm 4/6/2020 at 12:00pm

We were promised a future with flying cars and got this instead.

The Business Insider reports:

A Japanese University used remote-controlled robots to hold a virtual graduation

Students at Business Breakthrough University in Tokyo didn’t get a traditional ceremony due to the coronavirus, but they had the next best thing. Using “Newme” mobile robots...

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Feeding Frontline Medical Workers

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 6, 2020 at 12:00pm 4/6/2020 at 12:00pm
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Across the country, medical professionals working in coronavirus hotspots have endured a lot. From anxieties about the availability of critical supplies to the tremendous emotional toll of seeing so much suffering, these healthcare workers have been through more than most of us can even imagine. After an exhausting shift, cooking a...

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Study Found CNN Barely Paid Attention to Wuhan Coronavirus During Trump Impeachment Trial

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 6, 2020 at 11:00am 4/6/2020 at 11:00am
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A Media Research Center (MRC) study in February found that CNN bashed President Donald Trump during its Wuhan coronavirus coverage.

However, CNN needs to look in a mirror because its coverage in January and February barely covered the coronavirus outbreak during the impeachment trial.

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Harvard Law Students Want to be Licensed Without Taking the Bar Exam

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 6, 2020 at 10:00am 4/6/2020 at 10:00am

They’re using the Coronavirus crisis as their reasoning. This seems like a bit of stretch, doesn’t it?

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Wuhan Virus Watch: U.K. PM Boris Johnson Hospitalized

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 6, 2020 at 9:00am 4/6/2020 at 9:00am
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Great Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been hospitalized due to coronavirus, for precautionary testing.

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Michigan State University Says ‘Novel Coronavirus’ is the Only Acceptable Term to Use

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 6, 2020 at 8:00am 4/6/2020 at 8:00am

I’ve lost track of how many schools are focusing on this. People are dying and the economy is being destroyed and this is what they’re worried about.

The Morning Watch reports:

MSU States ‘Novel Coronavirus’ is the Only “Acceptable” Term, Encourages Signing of Anti-Hate Pledge

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Coronavirus Crisis Puts Damper on Plans for ‘Free’ College

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 6:20pm 4/5/2020 at 6:20pm

This crisis is a game changer. Suddenly states and schools are worried about finances.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Pandemic’s New Victim? Free College

Though they don’t necessarily doom the plans, the financial struggles of states amid the coronavirus pandemic have become a major obstacle to free college proposals from presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and...

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My Evacuation from South Africa to Germany

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 5:00pm 4/5/2020 at 5:00pm
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Having reported news for almost six years, I seldom become a subject of it myself. Yesterday was one such rare exception as I was repatriated from South Africa to Germany.

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Queen Elizabeth: “We should take comfort that while we may have more still to endure, better days will return”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 3:30pm 4/5/2020 at 3:30pm
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Queen Elizabeth II just gave a pre-recorded address to Britain, which of course was broadcast around the world.

As you would expect, the Queen displayed that famous English stiff upper lip and sense of understatement, much as she did during World War II. It was only her fourth such speech since assuming...

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False Media Narrative of Red State Negligence In Wuhan Virus Response

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 2:00pm 4/5/2020 at 2:00pm
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The MSM have been in full-court press mode for the last two weeks in accusing President Trump, Fox News, and conservative media outlets of downplaying the Wuhan coronavirus until it was too late to contain it.

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Amherst College Claims Coronavirus Shutdown Could Cost Them $10 Million Dollars

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 11:30am 4/5/2020 at 11:30am

Amherst College has the resources to deal with this. So many small schools don’t have such reserves.

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Amherst College says shutdown will cost it $10M

Costs associated with Amherst College’s decision to move instruction online, and sending students home for...

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Wuhan Virus Watch: China Sending 1000 Ventilators to New York

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 10:00am 4/5/2020 at 10:00am
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Today’s update will focus on China’s recent actions, in terms of helping mitigate the COVID-19 pandemic it created in Wuhan.

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“Coronavirus pandemic has been a gift for the grievance studies industry”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 9:30am 4/5/2020 at 9:30am

We’ve already seen countless higher ed stories about people crying racism over the term “Chinese virus.”

The College Fix reports:

The new ‘urgency’: teaching about coronavirus-fueled racism

The coronavirus pandemic has been a gift for the grievance studies industry.

Just as student journalists rushed to make use of what they learned in their “studies” courses...

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