Wayne D Holt

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As always, well reasoned (Carlos may disagree [beam]) but I will just add the following. Everything the CDC has done to date has been based on the same process of projected impacts. In other words, there is no reason to discount this projection if we have been ready to accept every other …

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For those who wish to make a distinction between horrifying case count headlines and the actual survival rate of Covid-19 at the present time, this CDC update should be broadcast near and far.

New COVID-19 survival rates per CDC:

0-19: 99.997%

20-49: 99.98%

50-69: …

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Although I have disagreed with Rev. Daniels in previous columns he's written, there's precious little to find fault with in this one. I have to say it is very encouraging to have social and race relations discussed in a way that leaves open the real possibility of a better way forward.

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Wayne D Holt commented on Tropical Storm Beta updates

You've given me a great marketing idea. Tee shirts with the message: Wear a Mask, if Only for the Fish.

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Gary, thanks for your civil reply.

First, I challenge anyone here to produce one quote of mine that said social distancing was malarky, or even Malarky Lite. I have NEVER talked about social distancing because I happen to think it is the one strategy that makes sense in enclosed spa…

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If I had a fragile ego I wouldn't have posted (along with a few other intrepid souls) information since March from scientific journals that apparently incense folks who swallow hook, line and sinker headlines rather than science facts. This position has been gaining ground as we experienc…

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Mr Douglas, you may wish to investigate how institutions like the CDC and WHO have shaped their policies to align with the guidance of mega-buck supporters like Bill Gates.

You remember Bill Gates. I'm not sure he even took a Red Cross lifesaving class before deciding to be the glob…

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Leadership is doing what is lawful, when you know you could get away with a whole lot more.

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The problem is the science is far from settled as to what precautions are effective, what are ineffective, what are harmful and what are nothing more than street theater.

Social distancing? CDC says six feet, WHO says four, Harvard study said 26 feet, UK says a little over three fee…

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