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I still can’t get over the creepy spectacle of Dr. Marc Siegel, a New York University professor of medicine, vehemently hawking “No Hugs Please” buttons for all schoolchildren last week.

“Let’s give our kids all of these pins, ‘No Hugs Please,'” Dr. Siegel urged Fox News host Tucker Carlson. “Let’s show our kids courage. They’re looking to parents for leadership,” he insisted. “Vaccines are gonna emerge, we’re gonna beat this thing, and then this” — Dr. Siegel waved his yellow badge — “goes in the garbage!”

Such fanaticism is neither “courage” nor “leadership.” It’s pure pandemic porn — and it’s making our children sick. “No Vaccine, No Touch, No School” is a recipe for inducing and exacerbating generational anxiety, desolation, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, existential angst, self-harm and suicide on an unprecedented scale.

The Hug Patrol have no scientific leg to stand on when it comes to promoting draconian no-contact regimes for students. Empirical data on COVID-19 transmission among children in educational settings are scarce, as a Lancet study published last week acknowledged. Australian researchers reported extremely low transmission rates in schools and day cares, concluding that the data “suggest children are unlikely to initiate, or propagate, outbreaks.”

Moreover, the Aussie team noted, “Studies from multiple countries have consistently shown lower rates of COVID-19 and mild disease in children compared with adults, even in settings with much higher population-based disease rates than Australia.” Greek and Swiss researchers arrived at similar conclusions regarding the low risk of child-to-child and child-to-adult transmissions. The Greek study, published in the Journal of Medical Virology, also reported on the higher frequency of mild symptoms or asymptomatic response in infected children versus infected adults.

A separate review of 16 studies involving children and the coronavirus published in the Journal of Global Health last month “identified only two studies reporting outbreaks of COVID-19 in school settings,” with “data from population-based studies in Iceland, Italy, South Korea, Netherlands, California and a hospital-based study in the UK suggest(ing) children may be less likely to be infected.”

Shutting kids out of a normal existence is infecting them with toxic worry, loneliness and panic. The Centers for Disease Control released new stats last week showing nearly 41% of survey respondents with “at least one adverse mental or behavioral health condition,” including “symptoms of anxiety disorder or depressive disorder (30.9%), symptoms of a trauma- and stressor-related disorder related to the pandemic (26.3%).” Among 18-24-year-olds, more than 1 in 4 had contemplated suicide on the last 30 days. Previous CDC reports have identified suicide as the second leading cause of death for pre-teens and teens.

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Mask hysteria, selective social distancing theater, dystopian online learning arrangements and the cancellation of the activities kids hold near and dear to them are not helping. Fear-mongers, power-grabbers and data-miners are denying students vital sunshine, fresh air, exercise, friendship, hugs and high-fives. (Meanwhile, back in Wuhan, China, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, youths have returned to class and are partying at music festivals and water parks.)

The University of Wisconsin released a study in July that found that nearly 70% of American high school athletes who received news this year about canceled sports are experiencing anxiety and depression “at levels that would typically require medical intervention” — up 37% from past studies. In Ohio, where parents and children have protested school cancellations with heart-breaking signs reading “LET US PLAY!” Lt. Gov Jon Husted tweeted:

“What’s the greater risk to people under age 25, canceling in-person learning & extracurriculars (sports) to protect them from COVID or leaving it to chance how they’ll fill this time?”

School music programs in Ohio, Montana and Kentucky have been similarly decimated. Indiana’s state music association canceled the competitive marching band season. At my Colorado Springs high school son’s school district, some sports have resumed, but his musical theater productions were banned and his comedy improv troupe was canceled. In the age of COVID-19, child “safety” means no jokes allowed!

Most youth choirs are now virtual, with education officials citing a single COVID-19 outbreak involving an adult choir in Skagit County, Washington, back in March. More than 75% of those singers severely affected were age 65 or older. But the children must pay.

Science, biology and common sense are clear: A contactless world is a miserable world. If ever a cure were worse than the disease, the prolonged pandemic lockdown of our young people is it. Adult courage and leadership mean rising up against the control freaks for our children’s health, sanity and futures. Give them hugs. Let them play. Restore their lives before we isolate them all to death.

Michelle Malkin’s email address is [email protected] To find out more about Michelle Malkin and read features by other Creators Syndicate writers and cartoonists, visit the Creators Syndicate website at www.creators.com.

 
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  1. So, the slogan of our Brave New World is, “Drugs, not Hugs.”

    • Agree: Tick Tock
  2. The children have been almost completely unaffected by the Kung Flu virus itself. (Compare deaths from it to accidental deaths from any ONE source, drownings or whatever.) As for the hysterical response that has been implemented, it probably will have a long-term affect on the little ones the most. See Peak Stupidity with “Scenes from the Kung Flu Summer re-Panic – Part 6”*. Some of these kids will grow up with fears of exposing their faces, as, after another half year of this stupidity, some will not remember anything but this face diapering. Instead of those dreams about showing up to class without pants, it’ll be without face masks.

    As for the high schoolers, well, hormones will be hormones, and I can see a lot more illicit Romeo & Juliet like romantic moments, as rebellion is always cool in high school too. That is, unless the rebellion gene has been bred out of them, or the schools stay on permanent LOCKDOWNs.

    The whole thing is indeed sick, Mrs. Malkin. One silver lining I see though is that some of the hysterical stupidity that will go on in government schools will prompt even more parents to home-school or work on developing small private school groups to get away from this stupidity.

    .

    PS: As an adult, I’m not going for this elbow-bump crap. If you don’t want to shake my hand, fine. (Yes, I will act like you are a retard.) Or, you can shake and then go run get your wipes and make it all better.

    • Agree: Da's Reich
  3. I meant to add, regarding the worries about the transmission of the virus by the kids. Any really susceptible older adult at home had better be wary, but c’mon. Do you not think this virus would have spread far and wide already? If you are at the age of most parents, you have nothing to worry about. The kids have been playing with each other here and there for months now, and going into isolation mode at school will not do a damn thing for you.

    In Ohio, where parents and children have protested school cancellations with heart-breaking signs reading “LET US PLAY!” Lt. Gov Jon Husted tweeted:..

    Nobody should have to beg the Governor to be able to act like a human being. It’s getting to be time to ignore the Governor and time to ignore the government in general.

    Great last paragraph too! Thank you, Michelle Malkin.

  4. Mrs Malkin is correct, the “cure” in this case is definitely worse than the disease. When it began and there was uncertainty, I could see the overreaction taking place. Now we should return to the normal protocol for such outbreaks, quarantine the sick and vulnerable and let everyone else get back to living. Life is short, live.

    • Replies: @donut
    @Rich

    Agree .

  5. Amen, Michelle. Disgusting response from so many “experts.” Keep hammering. This from Mike Whitney is very good on the numbers fraud: CODENAME: Operation Virus Identification 2019; the Elitist Plan to Remake Society – https://www.unz.com/mwhitney/codename-operation-virus-identification-2019-the-elitist-plan-to-remake-society/

  6. Corona really proved Gene Roddenberry wrong. There is no salvation for humanity through technology. The technocrats won’t allow it and their technology is shit anyway. Who wants these half-baked implants, a rushed vaccine (that should normally take half a decade or more to make in safe conditions) and invasive monitoring technology checking to see if your ass is the right temperature otherwise you have Covid?

    The best use of modern tech is watching Epstein sing “I Love Little Girls” or George Floyd sing “Take My Breath Away.” Rome burns, but Nero’s actually a good fiddler.

  7. Couldn’t agree more, Ms. Malkin.

    The suicide polling is disturbing. Apparently the US isn’t instilling much resiliency in young adults. Perhaps the victimization indoctrination in public schools is to blame? One could be hopeful that this disaster will cause people to reexamine their expectations of what a primary and secondary education should involve.

    I’m pessimistic.

  8. And the Contest for the “World’s Dumbest Moron” continues leading to surprising new levels of stupidity that only months ago sane people were certain could not be achieved. The break neck pace of the decent into the Black Hole of Infinite Moronity is approaching at light speed and may soon (some speculate) disprove all known Laws of Physics and break into speeds beyond the speed of light. When that happens we will surely be in uncharted waters…………..

  9. Sooner or later people are going to realize that technology is actually the answer, not the problem.

    First, medicine is not technology. Medicine is mostly opinions masquerading as facts. That part of medicine that works is based upon technology put together by engineers. The rest is a notch above what a shaman does. Medical whores are just being used to further along a plan.

    Education should not include marching bands, sports, musical theater productions or comedy improv troupes. That’s just the bullshit that allows the know nothing liberals access to impressionable minds. Education should prepare people for a productive life, not wasting time on frivolous things which they can do on their own.

    Parents should be looking at computer based educational opportunities. Socialization skills are discovered by getting dirty running around the neighborhood with other kids.

    • Replies: @Polemos
    @RoatanBill


    Education should not include marching bands, sports, musical theater productions or comedy improv troupes. That’s just the bullshit that allows the know nothing liberals access to impressionable minds.
     
    So, you don't consider art and athleticism to be healthy parts of being a well-rounded human? Many of those groups you mentioned also give people lessons about working together in diverse ways to produce outcomes far surpassing what they accomplish alone. Having that institutional structure, as opposed to the very important activity of dirt-daubing with neighborhood peers, gives children insight that discipline and shared accountability builds things of transcendental value, just as aimless wandering with friends in deserts and forests teaches us an encounter with the numinous in nature and wonder. Roundedness.

    You didn't do sports or play in a band or make hilarious videos with your friends, at all?

    Or was it all just computer gaming in a virtual world?

    I feel like you're joking. 🤔

    Replies: @RoatanBill

  10. At least one piece of information I haven’t seen anywhere else, including Fox News: ‘Most youth choirs are now virtual, with education officials citing a single COVID-19 outbreak involving an adult choir in Skagit County, Washington, back in March. More than 75% of those singers severely affected were age 65 or older. But the children must pay.’”

  11. As a father of high-school students, I’ve changed my perspective that schools are places of innocence, play, and merry rainbows, to a view that schools are quite toxic to all children. Stand outside the entrance to any middle or high school, before and after school, and then listen to the conversations among the students. It’s shocking. My children have been in many schools from K to 12. They said you can buy almost any type of drug in any school. The immature behaviors are even worse than the drug problem. At one high-end school, the superintendent of the district said they were struggling to control the behavioral problems in the schools.

    Yes, it’s true that most children show mild symptoms of Covid-19, but these viruses evolved to be dangerous pathogens. Covid-19 attaches to ACE2 receptors throughout the body, including the lungs, blood vessels, intestines, etc., especially in STEM cells with these receptors. The damage is significant, even among people who show no symptoms. One study showed >70% of infected people showed damage to their hearts, that might be permanent and >70% showed a biomarket that indicates they’ve suffered some form of heart attack. Other organs are also showing structural damage. We might want to think this virus is just a mild flu, but the evidence is starting to indicate this is a dangerous pathogen, that leaves its victims impaired for round 2 of the virus in following year.

    • Replies: @follyofwar
    @ruralguy

    If school administrators were already "struggling to control the behavioral problems in the schools," they ain't seen nothing yet. How many anxiety-ridden masked-wearing kids, especially boys, will sit quietly at their "socially distanced" desks all day without some of them freaking out?

    How could the teachers productively teach when they are required to spend so much time being the Mask Police? I hope that the Spirit of Rebellion hasn't been taken out of the kids by years of relentless programming. A little Freak-Out is needed against these totalitarians! I'm so glad that my two children are grown and out of school.

  12. the longer the jew.gov globohomo indoctrination factories, i.e.

    “public schools”,

    stay closed, the better.

  13. I don’t understand why conservatives are so hell bent on sending their sons to the indoctrination factories. Most of the administrators have had a lot of free time to trojan-horse more tranny propaganda into the curriculum, yet you want to send your own blood back into the maw.

    • Replies: @MAK
    @Supply and Demand

    I don't get it either. To me, school closings are a silver lining of the lockdown, although they give teachers more time to riot. I do wish parents and public officials would be honest: They know no learning has taken place in government schools for years but they do provide day care. They're a lot like those summer camps in the Catskills that the communists used to run.

  14. I disliked Siegel from the first time I heard him speak. He is up to no good. Michelle Malkin, on the other hand, I find delightfully honest and courageous. And she has chosen to live in the Rocky Mountains. What an admirable lady.

    • Replies: @follyofwar
    @Icy Blast

    It baffles me why Tucker Carlson still has Dr. Siegel on his show. Of course, it may well not be his decision to make. Siegel is only one step down from Dr. Fauci, as he uses his short segments to often undermine Tucker's points.

  15. @Supply and Demand
    I don't understand why conservatives are so hell bent on sending their sons to the indoctrination factories. Most of the administrators have had a lot of free time to trojan-horse more tranny propaganda into the curriculum, yet you want to send your own blood back into the maw.

    Replies: @MAK

    I don’t get it either. To me, school closings are a silver lining of the lockdown, although they give teachers more time to riot. I do wish parents and public officials would be honest: They know no learning has taken place in government schools for years but they do provide day care. They’re a lot like those summer camps in the Catskills that the communists used to run.

    • Agree: Achmed E. Newman
  16. @Icy Blast
    I disliked Siegel from the first time I heard him speak. He is up to no good. Michelle Malkin, on the other hand, I find delightfully honest and courageous. And she has chosen to live in the Rocky Mountains. What an admirable lady.

    Replies: @follyofwar

    It baffles me why Tucker Carlson still has Dr. Siegel on his show. Of course, it may well not be his decision to make. Siegel is only one step down from Dr. Fauci, as he uses his short segments to often undermine Tucker’s points.

  17. @ruralguy
    As a father of high-school students, I've changed my perspective that schools are places of innocence, play, and merry rainbows, to a view that schools are quite toxic to all children. Stand outside the entrance to any middle or high school, before and after school, and then listen to the conversations among the students. It's shocking. My children have been in many schools from K to 12. They said you can buy almost any type of drug in any school. The immature behaviors are even worse than the drug problem. At one high-end school, the superintendent of the district said they were struggling to control the behavioral problems in the schools.

    Yes, it's true that most children show mild symptoms of Covid-19, but these viruses evolved to be dangerous pathogens. Covid-19 attaches to ACE2 receptors throughout the body, including the lungs, blood vessels, intestines, etc., especially in STEM cells with these receptors. The damage is significant, even among people who show no symptoms. One study showed >70% of infected people showed damage to their hearts, that might be permanent and >70% showed a biomarket that indicates they've suffered some form of heart attack. Other organs are also showing structural damage. We might want to think this virus is just a mild flu, but the evidence is starting to indicate this is a dangerous pathogen, that leaves its victims impaired for round 2 of the virus in following year.

    Replies: @follyofwar

    If school administrators were already “struggling to control the behavioral problems in the schools,” they ain’t seen nothing yet. How many anxiety-ridden masked-wearing kids, especially boys, will sit quietly at their “socially distanced” desks all day without some of them freaking out?

    How could the teachers productively teach when they are required to spend so much time being the Mask Police? I hope that the Spirit of Rebellion hasn’t been taken out of the kids by years of relentless programming. A little Freak-Out is needed against these totalitarians! I’m so glad that my two children are grown and out of school.

  18. Keep the public skoolz closed!

    A public safety message sponsored by the Small Government Coalition for Private Education.

    • Thanks: Achmed E. Newman
  19. @RoatanBill
    Sooner or later people are going to realize that technology is actually the answer, not the problem.

    First, medicine is not technology. Medicine is mostly opinions masquerading as facts. That part of medicine that works is based upon technology put together by engineers. The rest is a notch above what a shaman does. Medical whores are just being used to further along a plan.

    Education should not include marching bands, sports, musical theater productions or comedy improv troupes. That's just the bullshit that allows the know nothing liberals access to impressionable minds. Education should prepare people for a productive life, not wasting time on frivolous things which they can do on their own.

    Parents should be looking at computer based educational opportunities. Socialization skills are discovered by getting dirty running around the neighborhood with other kids.

    Replies: @Polemos

    Education should not include marching bands, sports, musical theater productions or comedy improv troupes. That’s just the bullshit that allows the know nothing liberals access to impressionable minds.

    So, you don’t consider art and athleticism to be healthy parts of being a well-rounded human? Many of those groups you mentioned also give people lessons about working together in diverse ways to produce outcomes far surpassing what they accomplish alone. Having that institutional structure, as opposed to the very important activity of dirt-daubing with neighborhood peers, gives children insight that discipline and shared accountability builds things of transcendental value, just as aimless wandering with friends in deserts and forests teaches us an encounter with the numinous in nature and wonder. Roundedness.

    You didn’t do sports or play in a band or make hilarious videos with your friends, at all?

    Or was it all just computer gaming in a virtual world?

    I feel like you’re joking. 🤔

    • Replies: @RoatanBill
    @Polemos

    I'm not joking.

    In general, I'm anti team sports because it creates team players that the military relies on - idiots that follow orders. Individual sports are what people can do on their own for exercise or fun. Sports have no place in an educational situation because all it teaches is conformity and subservience to some umpire, coach, etc. We don't need no stinking leaders.

    Gym is a different story. That's exercise. Sport is standing around and grabbing your crotch.

    Art is subjective. Teaching art is teaching a particular point of view that the teacher may have. It is mind conditioning to accept the views of others as some sort of fact when it's not. Band invariably leads to state worship in a school setting.

    If kids want to play in a band, gather up like minded people and do it outside of school. I doubt they will voluntarily play any military marches. Want to paint, go for it. My objection is the waste of time and mind numbing conditioning on things that are opinions, not facts. School should be reserved for teaching facts about the world and particular subjects as the child progresses to high school and college.

    I had to sit through art appreciation classes that were total BS and I hated every minute. I was forced to listen to lectures on economics when that is complete and utter BS; the opinions of people that are constantly wrong in the real world.

    Higher education needs to totally eliminate the bulk of the Social Sciences and Humanities because they are mostly propaganda indoctrination on subjects that are the opinions of the teachers, no real facts or empirical evidence involved. It produces useless individuals that parrot the opinions they've been brainwashed to accept and produce professionals like Sociologists, Psychiatrists, and others that are just frauds masquerading as knowledgeable individuals.

    Replies: @Achmed E. Newman

  20. @Polemos
    @RoatanBill


    Education should not include marching bands, sports, musical theater productions or comedy improv troupes. That’s just the bullshit that allows the know nothing liberals access to impressionable minds.
     
    So, you don't consider art and athleticism to be healthy parts of being a well-rounded human? Many of those groups you mentioned also give people lessons about working together in diverse ways to produce outcomes far surpassing what they accomplish alone. Having that institutional structure, as opposed to the very important activity of dirt-daubing with neighborhood peers, gives children insight that discipline and shared accountability builds things of transcendental value, just as aimless wandering with friends in deserts and forests teaches us an encounter with the numinous in nature and wonder. Roundedness.

    You didn't do sports or play in a band or make hilarious videos with your friends, at all?

    Or was it all just computer gaming in a virtual world?

    I feel like you're joking. 🤔

    Replies: @RoatanBill

    I’m not joking.

    In general, I’m anti team sports because it creates team players that the military relies on – idiots that follow orders. Individual sports are what people can do on their own for exercise or fun. Sports have no place in an educational situation because all it teaches is conformity and subservience to some umpire, coach, etc. We don’t need no stinking leaders.

    Gym is a different story. That’s exercise. Sport is standing around and grabbing your crotch.

    Art is subjective. Teaching art is teaching a particular point of view that the teacher may have. It is mind conditioning to accept the views of others as some sort of fact when it’s not. Band invariably leads to state worship in a school setting.

    If kids want to play in a band, gather up like minded people and do it outside of school. I doubt they will voluntarily play any military marches. Want to paint, go for it. My objection is the waste of time and mind numbing conditioning on things that are opinions, not facts. School should be reserved for teaching facts about the world and particular subjects as the child progresses to high school and college.

    I had to sit through art appreciation classes that were total BS and I hated every minute. I was forced to listen to lectures on economics when that is complete and utter BS; the opinions of people that are constantly wrong in the real world.

    Higher education needs to totally eliminate the bulk of the Social Sciences and Humanities because they are mostly propaganda indoctrination on subjects that are the opinions of the teachers, no real facts or empirical evidence involved. It produces useless individuals that parrot the opinions they’ve been brainwashed to accept and produce professionals like Sociologists, Psychiatrists, and others that are just frauds masquerading as knowledgeable individuals.

    • Replies: @Achmed E. Newman
    @RoatanBill

    I agree, Bill. I didn't want to speak for you in reply to Polemus, but I want to also emphasize the point that this is about what's done in schools, with taxpayers' money. I didn't think you were against musical bands or sports in general, and I'm not. There's no reason children and parents can't work that out on their own. It does not need to be part of our "educational system".

    Replies: @RoatanBill

  21. @RoatanBill
    @Polemos

    I'm not joking.

    In general, I'm anti team sports because it creates team players that the military relies on - idiots that follow orders. Individual sports are what people can do on their own for exercise or fun. Sports have no place in an educational situation because all it teaches is conformity and subservience to some umpire, coach, etc. We don't need no stinking leaders.

    Gym is a different story. That's exercise. Sport is standing around and grabbing your crotch.

    Art is subjective. Teaching art is teaching a particular point of view that the teacher may have. It is mind conditioning to accept the views of others as some sort of fact when it's not. Band invariably leads to state worship in a school setting.

    If kids want to play in a band, gather up like minded people and do it outside of school. I doubt they will voluntarily play any military marches. Want to paint, go for it. My objection is the waste of time and mind numbing conditioning on things that are opinions, not facts. School should be reserved for teaching facts about the world and particular subjects as the child progresses to high school and college.

    I had to sit through art appreciation classes that were total BS and I hated every minute. I was forced to listen to lectures on economics when that is complete and utter BS; the opinions of people that are constantly wrong in the real world.

    Higher education needs to totally eliminate the bulk of the Social Sciences and Humanities because they are mostly propaganda indoctrination on subjects that are the opinions of the teachers, no real facts or empirical evidence involved. It produces useless individuals that parrot the opinions they've been brainwashed to accept and produce professionals like Sociologists, Psychiatrists, and others that are just frauds masquerading as knowledgeable individuals.

    Replies: @Achmed E. Newman

    I agree, Bill. I didn’t want to speak for you in reply to Polemus, but I want to also emphasize the point that this is about what’s done in schools, with taxpayers’ money. I didn’t think you were against musical bands or sports in general, and I’m not. There’s no reason children and parents can’t work that out on their own. It does not need to be part of our “educational system”.

    • Replies: @RoatanBill
    @Achmed E. Newman

    I want gov't completely out of the education business at all levels. It's used as an indoctrination center for the very young in grade school. What has saluting the flag and pledging allegiance to a totally corrupt gov't got to do with reading, writing and arithmetic? It's used to get young adults hooked on ridiculous loans to feed a rapacious college cartel that ultimately benefits the bankers which feed the political class via the euphemism of campaign contributions we all know are bribes.

    I want an end to teachers unions, school boards, forced busing, restrictions on which schools a child can attend and all the political machinery that currently surrounds education including taxes for education.

    Parents should keep that portion of the tax money to spend as they see fit. I encourage the end of monopoly control by gov't and allow the free market to match teachers with schools and schools with students with parents being able to assess and direct where their child will be educated as opposed to being propagandized.

    Not one nickle of gov't money should find its way into the education system because of its corrosive influence.

  22. @Achmed E. Newman
    @RoatanBill

    I agree, Bill. I didn't want to speak for you in reply to Polemus, but I want to also emphasize the point that this is about what's done in schools, with taxpayers' money. I didn't think you were against musical bands or sports in general, and I'm not. There's no reason children and parents can't work that out on their own. It does not need to be part of our "educational system".

    Replies: @RoatanBill

    I want gov’t completely out of the education business at all levels. It’s used as an indoctrination center for the very young in grade school. What has saluting the flag and pledging allegiance to a totally corrupt gov’t got to do with reading, writing and arithmetic? It’s used to get young adults hooked on ridiculous loans to feed a rapacious college cartel that ultimately benefits the bankers which feed the political class via the euphemism of campaign contributions we all know are bribes.

    I want an end to teachers unions, school boards, forced busing, restrictions on which schools a child can attend and all the political machinery that currently surrounds education including taxes for education.

    Parents should keep that portion of the tax money to spend as they see fit. I encourage the end of monopoly control by gov’t and allow the free market to match teachers with schools and schools with students with parents being able to assess and direct where their child will be educated as opposed to being propagandized.

    Not one nickle of gov’t money should find its way into the education system because of its corrosive influence.

    • Agree: Achmed E. Newman
  23. @Rich
    Mrs Malkin is correct, the "cure" in this case is definitely worse than the disease. When it began and there was uncertainty, I could see the overreaction taking place. Now we should return to the normal protocol for such outbreaks, quarantine the sick and vulnerable and let everyone else get back to living. Life is short, live.

    Replies: @donut

    Agree .

  24. “What’s the greater risk to people under age 25, canceling in-person learning & extracurriculars (sports) to protect them from COVID or leaving it to chance how they’ll fill this time?”

    Closing schools and kids activities is not done for the safety of students. The school staff feel at risk.

    It is all for the old folks, not for the kids.

  25. Why send children to schools so they can be infected with Wokeness?

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