Pandemic Photo O’ Day 55

It’s after midnight and I actually have an early time that I need to wake up in the morning.

So, I’m going to keep this brief. It’s not a photo today, but more of an info-graphic.

The image above and the ones below come from this important article published on Thursday the 7th.

U.S. Coronavirus Testing Still Falls Short: How’s Your State Doing?

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2020/05/07/851610771/u-s-coronavirus-testing-still-falls-short-hows-your-state-doing

Here’s a screen shot of some of the state data:

And, using their helpful interactive feature, here’s how my home state is doing:

Unless you also live in Ohio, I’d encourage you to visit the site and check out your own state.

In a reasonable U.S.A., with a president who actually had the skills and ability to marshal a “war-time” response, based upon data and science, we’d surely be looking at lower rates of infection and death already and especially going forward.

I’m going to leave it there and end with a quote that my wife likes to say to me – whenever I begin a sentence like the one I just typed above or one like: “If people actually thought about it…”

If you’re expecting people to be reasonable, you’re not being reasonable yourself.

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/cui-bono/201802/the-psychology-expectations

P.S. – Thursday was:

https://www.nationaldayofreason.org/

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