Thomas Ferguson discusses our situation

The plague infection rate accelerates

The New York Times reports:

 The United States recorded more than 1.9 million new infections in July, nearly 42 percent of the more than 4.5 million cases reported nationwide since the pandemic began and more than double the number documented in any other month, according to data compiled by The New York Times. The previous monthly high came in April, when more than 880,000 new cases were recorded.

Dr. Birx believes the plague has entered a new phase of development:

As the plague goes, so goes GDP.

Melissa McCarthy slaps Spicer and Trump

Deutschland zweiter, den Vereinigten Staatem zuerst

Richard Pryor comments on the police


Peter Sinclair on Climate Chage and Deniers

Bees are our friend

John Oliver gives GM an owie

John Oliver lampoons ‘fair and balanced’ journalism

Carlsbad burns