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Friday, May 15, 2020

A couple interesting articles and a few optimistic quotes from the President

The future belongs to the pandemic pragmatists - WaPo

How America arrived at the cruel new normal - National Review

Betsy DeVos funnels pandemic funds to private and religious schools - NYT

Evangelicals looking for immunity deal - Huff Po

The Orange man is bad - The Bulwark

The confessions of the hacker who saved the internet - Wired

"We have it totally under control." Trump, January 22

"We have it very much under control in this country." Trump, Feb. 23

“It’s going to disappear. One day, it’s like a miracle, it will disappear.” Trump, Feb. 28.

“We’re prepared, and we’re doing a great job with it. And it will go away. Just stay calm. It will go away.” Trump, March 10. 

“We need a little separation until such time as this goes away. It’s going to go away.” Trump, March 12.

"It's a very contagious virus. It's incredible. But it's something we have tremendous control of." Trump, March 15

“We think we’re going to have a vaccine in the pretty near future, and if we do we’re going to really be a big step ahead. And if we don’t, we’re going to be like so many other cases where you had a problem come in, it’ll go away at some point, it’ll go away.” Trump, May 15

Leslie and I were married 26 years ago today. In our garden. Best wishes to all of our guests and to the rest of you.


Anonymous said...

Many good wishes on your 26th. I hope you have many more.

Kerr A. Lott said...

Happy 26th ! What's that one ? Rhodium ?