Category Archives: masks

PSA: It’s Baa-ack

From the LATimes newsletter thingie (emboldening is theirs): The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced new recommendations that vaccinated people return to wearing masks indoors in parts of the U.S. where the coronavirus is surging. Scientists cited new information … Continue reading

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Delta Is Raging Where You Are

We are in a world of trouble, the Delta variant of the Trump-Virus is surging and the merde is hitting the fan as Possum Hollar —as a matter of Fox News orthodoxy— still refuses to be vaccinated. In at least … Continue reading

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It’s Baaaa-ack

The Trump-Virus Just looking around here in Seattle, the bars and restaurants are shoulder-to-shoulder inside with the callous Yutes of Today trying to make a love connection, and even the outdoor dining is packed. So, it doesn’t surprise me that: … Continue reading

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One Lump of Stupid, or Two?

He Seems Nice When bloody Bill Kristol can rightfully take the higher ground… Have they left no sense of decency? "A Washington state lawmaker critical of COVID-19 vaccine mandates wore a yellow Star of David at a speech over the … Continue reading

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Virus PSA

Trump-Virus The WHO urges fully vaccinated people to keep wearing masks as the highly contagious Delta variant spreads. Los Angeles County health officials have reinstated a mask recommendation for indoor spaces. You should consider this advice. The WHO says that … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News This shouldn’t surprise anyone, but it did shock me: Nearly 900 Secret Service employees got COVID Nearly 900 Secret Service employees tested positive for COVID-19 between March 1, 2020 and March 9, 2021, according to government records … Continue reading

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Texas, America’s Lab for Bad Policy

Governor Abbott is playing doctor again: Texas Gov. Abbott threatens to fine cities and local officials if they impose mask mandates Gov. Greg Abbott signs into law one of nation’s strictest abortion measures, banning procedure as early as six weeks … Continue reading

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CDC Submits Spec Script To SNL

As we all know late last week, the CDC surprised the country by announcing that fully-vaccinated Americans don’t need to wear masks anymore, you know, except in a few places, of which SNL rightly poked fun. We mention this only … Continue reading

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Our Failed Political Press ™ , Part Infinity

I will answer this question, eventually: The new mask guidance relies on an honor system. Do we trust each other enough to make it work? https://t.co/FktcHGzDQE — The Washington Post (@washingtonpost) May 15, 2021 These are the people that we … Continue reading

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Nuanced Take on Removing Your Masks

Scissorheads – This thread is from the King County WA Public Health officer who is offering a nuanced interpretation of the CDC Guidelines. His specific examples are from here, of course, but I think much of what he says is … Continue reading

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