Tag: lockdowns

Lockdowns don’t work, period!!!!!

By Kevin Roche Be interesting to see if we learn anything about how to deal with future epidemics from the disastrous response to this one. The research is very clear that lockdowns, for example, which were never used before, did…

Age-adjusted COVID-19 deaths, updated

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By Kevin Roche This chart, courtesy Phil Kerpen on Twitter, is useful for a number of purposes. It age-adjusts deaths in the states. One very interesting thing is notice the states clustered in the far north on each coast. Some…

Corona-Recapitulation

By Kevin Roche Not much research, I am in the rare position of being largely caught up.  So maybe a little recapitulation of the epidemic, which has gone on for over a year in this country.   First a quick…

What COVID-19 policies would be best now

By Kevin Roche Coronamonomania is alive and well.  After over a year of dealing with this serious epidemic, you might imagine that we had learned how to minimize the overall toll from the epidemic itself and our response to it.…